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Author Braden, Twain.

Title The complete guide to sailing & seamanship / Twain Braden ; illustrations by Sam Manning.

Imprint New York : Skyhorse Publishing, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  797.124 BRADEN    Check Shelf
Description xv, 189 p. : ill. 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.179-184) and index.
Contents Line & knots -- Sailboat anatomy -- Steering & sailing -- A look at the weather -- Charts & navigation -- Anchoring, mooring, & docking -- Sailing gear -- Boat maintenance -- Daily rhythms : a day on the water.
Summary An illustrated guide for beginner and expert alike, The Complete Guide blends sea stories with basic instruction methods to provide a readable book on the art of sailing. Topics include seamanship and boat handling, anchoring and docking, and history and lore.
Subject Sailing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Yachting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Sailboats -- Design and construction.
Boats and boating.
Added Author Manning, Sam Illustrator.
ISBN 9781616082468 (pbk.)
1616082461 (pbk.)
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