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  • $40.00
    Since the publication of the widely hailed first edition in 1983, The Annapolis Book of Seamanship has set the standard by which other books on sailing are measured. Used throughout America as a textbook in sailing schools and Power Squadrons, The Annapolis Book of Seamanship thoroughly and clear...
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    A truly compact and comprehensive reference for boaters. The lowdown on every boating topic imaginable from navigation rules, know tying, boathandling, navigation aids, charting, GPS, trailering, weather and loads more.   Why another book on boating? It's not just another book, it's unique. Th...
  • $10.95
    Sooner or later everyone who ventures out on the water will encounter strong winds and confused seas, fog, thunderstorms, or heavy rain. This book acquaints boaters with the forces that shape weather, allowing them to predict what changes can be expected. Part I presents a logical explanation of ...
  • $6.95
     Sooner or later everyone who ventures out on the water will encounter strong winds and confused seas, fog, thunderstorms, or heavy rain. This book acquaints boaters with the forces that shape weather, allowing them to predict what changes can be expected. Part I presents a logical explanati...
  • $3.00 $10.95
     Gathers practical information on seamanship, safety, emergency procedures, navigation, piloting, weather, and maintenance.
  • $24.95
    This book is a complete guide to all forms of communication at sea. It examines the international marine use of cell phones, satellites, amateur radio, and email, cutting through the jargon and sales hype to enable readers to make the right choice for their needs. Comprehensive appendices on radi...
  • $7.95 $8.95
     Essential Seamanship presents, in abbreviated form, the most important and practical elements of seamanship and nautical knowledge needed by today's small boat skipper. It will serve aboard any vessel as a ready, up-to-date reference of essential information in condensed and simplified form. Top...
  • $44.95 $49.95
    The 500Mb chart is the key that unlocks the three-dimensional nature of the atmosphere and helps answer the mariner’s two most important weather questions: will the system intensify, and where is it headed? In Heavy Weather Avoidance, Chen and Chesneau merge the seamanship of a master mariner and...
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      Making the boat seaworthy Avoiding the worst weather Handling the boat Dealing with emergencies Using outside assistance Surviving in the liferaft One day, this book may save your life ... It also manages to be entertaining, readable and comprehensive. Many sailors dread the ...
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  • $19.95
    Being caught out in a gale is every sailor's nightmare. Doubts and fears are hard to banish as the boat is battered by wind and waves. Will the helmsman cope with the huge waves piling up behind? Can the rigging take the strain? Is there still plenty of room to leeward? Should you weather the sto...
  • $69.95
    It includes examination of more extreme weather conditions, the influence of El Niño, and a forward-looking assessment of current developments and services in technology, such as satellites, super computers and automatic buoys. 
  • $19.95
    "MexWX: Mexico Weather for Boaters" is an important text for any boater visiting Mexico's Pacific waters. Concisely written and well illustrated, it answers: HOW to use your boat's own SSB, VHF, WXfax and Ham radios to gather vital weather forecasts for your location in Mexican waters; WHEN does ...
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  • $69.95
    Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) has significantly improved the accuracy of weather forecasts and enabled the development of services specifically for mariners, including routeing advice and forecasts as ECDIS overlays. But do mariners know enough about NWP and its limitations to rely on it for...
  • $9.99 $15.95
    During Hurricane Hugo, in 1989, nearly half of that great storm's deaths were boat owners. They did not perish at sea. They died at the dock while taking too much time at attempting to storm-ready their vessels for the approaching hurricane. In 1992, after Hurricane Andrew slashed its way across ...
  • $18.95
    This book clearly explains the basic principals that govern the weather. The concepts have been made easy to understand, letting you get the most from weather maps and forecasts, along with teaching you to predict the weather.