A comprehensive guide to books in English recounting the adventures of amateur sailors upon the waters of the world.
Wilson Library Bulletin...a very useful evaluative bibliography that will help sailors, even those who never leave their armchairs, navigate the English-language boating literature.
PreviewRecommended for libraries catering to patrons with an interest in sailing, its history and technology; as a selection tool for related reading; and for yacht clubs with libraries. It is ideally suited to the interested amateur sailor, armchair adventurer, or practical sailor.
Reference QuarterlyThe book's scope is impressive. The author has something here for almost any boating enthusiast...
American Reference Books AnnualThis will be a definitive bibliography for years to come
CHOICE...a useful guide...
Choice...a useful guide...
American Reference Books Annual (ARBA)This will be a definitive bibliography for years to come
BooknewsA comprehensive guide to books in English recounting the adventures of amateur sailors around the world with yachts, boats, canoes, kayaks, surfboards, model boats and ice boats, including works on cruising, racing, seamanship, navigation, design, and building from the earliest writings through 1986. Nearly 5600 entries, most of which are well annotated. Author-title and ship/boat indices. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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