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The Complete Ocean Skipper

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The Complete Ocean Skipper ~ Deep-water voyaging, navigation & yacht management

This is an indispensable handbook for anyone planning to sail beyond the horizon. It covers all aspects of an extended cruise, including:

Types of suitable boat

  •    Choice of rig
  •    Communication systems
  •    Crew issues
  •    Ocean weather systems
  •    Deck routines
  •    Self-steering
  •    Ocean navigation – electronic as well as celestial

And much more……

Reviews:

‘Essential reading for anyone planning for or dreaming about sailing long distances’  Soundings

‘Peppered with anecdotes, it’s an interesting read as well as an instructional one and recommended if you’re planning to go bluewater cruising.’   Sailing Today

‘A definitive handbook, it goes beyond the theory of the RYA syllabus.’  All At Sea

 

272 well-illustrated pages with photographs and diagrams

ISBN 9781 472 918 130

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Weight 1100 g