The Complete Sailing Manual

The Complete Sailing Manual

Learn how to handle any sailing situation - with thorough coverage of all aspects of sailing and boat ownership Inside the pages of this new edition of the go-to guide about sailing and boat maintenance, you'll discover: - Comprehensive ...

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The only sailing manual you will ever need, covering everything from sailing basics to making repairs and mastering navigation. The undisputed market leader in sailing guides, this fully revised and updated sailing manual answers questions about any sailing situation - with thorough coverage of all aspects of sailing and boat ownership. In DK's The Complete Sailing Manual, former British national champion Steve Sleight offers a wealth of expert advice and guidance in the form of a complete tuition course on seamanship, which is brought to life with breathtaking action photography and clear instructions. Fully revised, this new edition features all of the latest developments in sailing - including foiling, long-distance cruising, and high-speed apparent-wind sailing - and navigation, with technology such as modern performance systems and electronic navigation. It also highlights the latest rules, regulations, practices for every keen sailor, from the novice to expert. Packed with essential information, handy diagrams, and step-by-step artwork, The Complete Sailing Manual is the ultimate sailing handbook to keep by your side when out on the waves.
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The Complete Sailing Manual

The Complete Sailing Manual

To bear away, reverse these instructions. Without the rudder, the effects of the other controls become more obvious. It is usually best to try this in light winds with only one person in the boat. This gives you total control over all ...

Author: Steve Sleight

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9780241532027

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 448

View: 570

The only sailing manual you will ever need, covering everything from sailing basics to making repairs and mastering navigation. The undisputed market leader in sailing guides, this fully revised and updated sailing manual answers questions about any sailing situation - with thorough coverage of all aspects of sailing and boat ownership. In DK's The Complete Sailing Manual, former British national champion Steve Sleight offers a wealth of expert advice and guidance in the form of a complete tuition course on seamanship, which is brought to life with breathtaking action photography and clear instructions. Fully revised, this new edition features all of the latest developments in sailing - including foiling, long-distance cruising, and high-speed apparent-wind sailing - and navigation, with technology such as modern performance systems and electronic navigation. It also highlights the latest rules, regulations, practices for every keen sailor, from the novice to expert. Includes essential information, handy diagrams, and step-by-step artwork, The Complete Sailing Manual is the ultimate sailing ebook to keep by your side when out on the waves.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

New Complete Sailing Manual

New Complete Sailing Manual

Offers step-by-step instructions in all aspects of sailing, covering such topics as weather and tides, knots, racing rules, safety precautions, and boat-buying tips.

Author: Steve Sleight

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 1405302550

Category: Sailing

Page: 448

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Offers step-by-step instructions in all aspects of sailing, covering such topics as weather and tides, knots, racing rules, safety precautions, and boat-buying tips.
Categories: Sailing

The Complete Sailing Manual

The Complete Sailing Manual

A practical step-by-step guide to sailing that every sailor needs on board.

Author: Steve Sleight

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 1405392762

Category: Boats and boating

Page: 448

View: 829

Take to the helm with the ultimate guide to sailing Whether you are a novice or an experienced skipper, The Complete Sailing Manual is the practical step-by-step guide that every sailor needs on board. From tacking and mooring to nautical etiquette and using state-of-the-art navigation systems, you'll learn about every aspect of sailing. This updated edition includes all the latest developments in technology, design and sailing procedures as well as advice and information on all types of craft, from dinghies to large cruisers and over 1,000 superb photographs and full-colour diagrams. Accessible, reliable and designed to help you in any sailing situation, The Complete Sailing Manual is the one ship mate that won't let you down.
Categories: Boats and boating

DK Complete Sailing Manual

DK Complete Sailing Manual

Author: Steve Sleight

Publisher: New York : DK Pub.

ISBN: UOM:39015042959562

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

View: 138

From basic concepts to advanced sailing techniques and principles, a lavishly illustrated manual offers step-by-step instruction in all aspects of sailing, encompassing such topics as weather and tides, knots, racing rules, safety precautions, and boat-buying tips.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries Eighth Edition

Reference Sources for Small and Medium sized Libraries  Eighth Edition

... 1087 The complete rhyming dictionary, 501 Complete sailing manual, 1178 The complete television, radio, and cable industry directory, 983 Comprehensive handbook ofpsychological assessment, 213 Comprehensive handbook of social work ...

Author: Jack O'Gorman

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 9780838912126

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 312

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Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

The Handbook Of Sailing

The Handbook Of Sailing

Newly updated and now in paperback, this backlist classic contains 2,000 diagrams and photos enabling you to visualize every sailing procedure and maneuver; reflects the latest word on procedures, techniques, and equipment. 48 pages of full ...

Author: Bob Bond

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9780679740636

Category: Sports & Recreation

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Newly updated and now in paperback, this backlist classic contains 2,000 diagrams and photos enabling you to visualize every sailing procedure and maneuver; reflects the latest word on procedures, techniques, and equipment. 48 pages of full-color photos.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Senior High Core Collection

Senior High Core Collection

Harrison , David , 1938Canoeing ; the complete guide to equipment and technique ; [ by ] Dave Harrison . ... mail - order sources , and information sources 796.98 Winter Olympic games Sleight , Steve New complete sailing manual .

Author: Raymond W. Barber

Publisher: Hw Wilson Company

ISBN: 0824210867

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 1496

View: 841

Features annotations for more than 6,200 works in the main volume (2007), and more than 2,400 new titles in three annual supplements published 2008 through 2010. New coverage of biographies, art, sports, Islam, the Middle East, cultural diversity, and other contemporary topics keeps your library's collection as current as today's headlines.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Walford s Guide to Reference Material Science and technology

Walford s Guide to Reference Material  Science and technology

... Complete innkeeper 6008 The Complete manual of organic gardening 5789 Complete multilingual dictionary of aviation and aeronautical terminology 5396 The Complete practical book of country crafts 7174 The Complete sailing handbook ...

Author: Albert John Walford

Publisher: London : Library Association Pub.

ISBN: UOM:39015047531291

Category: Reference

Page: 712

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A revised and updated guide to reference material. It contains selective and evaluative entries to guide the enquirer to the best source of reference in each subject area, be it journal article, CD-ROM, on-line database, bibliography, encyclopaedia, monograph or directory. It features full critical annotations and reviewers' comments and comprehensive author-title and subject indexes. The contents include: mathematics; astronomy and surveying; physics; chemistry; earth sciences; palaeontology; anthropology; biology; natural history; botany; zoology; patents and interventions; medicine; engineering; transport vehicles; agriculture and livestock; household management; communication; chemical industry; manufactures; industries, trades and crafts; and the building industry.
Categories: Reference