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Small Boat Sailing On Sea And River

Author : E. Knight
ISBN : 9781447487371
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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Originally published London 1931, this is a well illustrated book that will prove invaluable to the class of yachtsmen for whom it is intended, with much information that will still be found practical and relevant to the modern reader. Contents include: The Selection of a Boat; The Effect of the Wind on a Boat; Splices, Knots, and Tackles; The Small Open Sailing Boat; Open Sailing Boats with Boom-Sails, and Half Decked Boat; Decked Boats; Seamanship; Open Boat Sailing; The Cruising Yacht; The Art of Coasting; Description of a Voyage; Regulations Affecting Yachtsmen; Two Cruises on Lateen-Rigged Craft; Etc. Many of these earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Category: Sports & Recreation

Small Boat Sailing

Author : Edward Frederick Knight
ISBN : STANFORD:36105041664561
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The Sailing Boat

Author : Henry Coleman Folkard
ISBN : HARVARD:HXEW5V
Genre : Boats and boating
File Size : 33.85 MB
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Category: Boats and boating

Small Yachts And Boats

Author : William Atkin
ISBN : UOM:39015002072935
Genre : Boatbuilding
File Size : 25.69 MB
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Category: Boatbuilding

Small Yachts

Author : C. P. Kunhardt
ISBN : 0071557512
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Small Yachts

Author : Charles P. Kunhardt
ISBN : 0937822000
Genre : Transportation
File Size : 88.13 MB
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Charles P. Kunhardt, born on Staten Island, New York, was editor of Forest and Stream magazine in the 1880s. Small Yachts was his monumental work, which influenced yachting for years to come.
Category: Transportation

Surveying Yachts And Small Craft

Author : Paul Stevens
ISBN : 9781472907066
Genre : Transportation
File Size : 52.2 MB
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This is the only book linked to a practical surveying course. Highly practical in nature, and packed with detailed close-up photography, step by step procedures, and helpful checklists, this definitive handbook will prove a godsend to small craft owners who want to check out defects on their own boats or on boats they are planning to buy, as well as practicing surveyors and surveying students. Featuring surveying bodies, equipment required, assessing defects (including moisture-related defects, and the use of moisture meters) and their severity, the book guides the reader through conducting a thorough inspection, from keel to topsides, coachroof, stern gear, rigging and much more. The highly practical approach of this book will be invaluable to students of surveying, qualified surveyors and yacht and boat owners everywhere.
Category: Transportation

The Navigation Of Small Yachts

Author : John Irving
ISBN : 9781447411185
Genre : Sports & Recreation
File Size : 88.39 MB
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Category: Sports & Recreation

Law Of Yachts Yachting

Author : Richard Coles
ISBN : 9781317995791
Genre : Law
File Size : 68.39 MB
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The book is the first comprehensive treatise on the law relating to yachts and provides its readers with a thorough analysis of maritime law as relevant to the superyacht sector. Written by a team of leading yachting practitioners and researchers, it covers the legal issues arising during the life of a yacht. The book is written for the legal practitioner, yacht-broker and manager concerned with the operation of professionally crewed yachts including financing, registration, chartering, insurance, compliance and casualty management. Key Features - •This is the first and only practitioners’ book on the area •It covers all major aspects of yachting law in a single book •The Law of Yachts and Yachting is highly comprehensive - despite its main focus on contract and tort law, it contains references to public law and international law and practice •References to case law, English, foreign and international •Appendices containing essential source materials
Category: Law

The Badminton Library Of Sports And Pastimes Yachting

Author : Alfred E. Watson
ISBN : 9781473341272
Genre : Sports & Recreation
File Size : 60.69 MB
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Alfred E. Watson's second volume of "The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes: Yachting". It is comprised of a number of articles on the topic of yachting that vary in subject from notable yachting clubs to yachting around the world. This book is highly recommended for those with an interest in yachting and its history, and it would make for a worthy addition to collections of allied literature. Contents include: "Royal Yachts and English Yacht Clubs", "Scottish Clubs", "Irish Clubs", "The Thames Club and Windermere", "Yachting on the Norfolk Broads", "Yachting in America", "Yachting in New Zealand", "Foreign and Colonial Yachting", et cetera. Many vintage books such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with the original text and artwork.
Category: Sports & Recreation