American Merchant Seaman's Manual / Edition 7

American Merchant Seaman's Manual / Edition 7

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by William B. Hayler, John M. Keever, Paul M. (Eds.) Seiler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0870335499

ISBN-13: 9780870335495

Pub. Date: 03/28/2004

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press, Inc.

This is a complete handbook for merchant seamen, covering every phase of good seamanship and all navigation necessary to prepare for the third mate's license. In addition, of course, it is a first-rate reference work. "For Seamen By Seamen", this classic manual was first published in 1938 and has gone through a number of revisions.  See more details below

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This is a complete handbook for merchant seamen, covering every phase of good seamanship and all navigation necessary to prepare for the third mate's license. In addition, of course, it is a first-rate reference work. "For Seamen By Seamen", this classic manual was first published in 1938 and has gone through a number of revisions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870335495
Publisher:
Cornell Maritime Press, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.26(h) x 1.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface to the seventh edition
Preface to the first edition
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1Marlinespike seamanship
2Wire rope
3Blocks and tackles
4Deck seamanship
5Cargo stowage and handling
6Canvas and leather work
7Paints and painting
8Ground tackle
9Steering gear and helmsman
10Test guide for lifeboatman and able seaman
11Handling small boats under oars and power
12Handling small boats under sail
13Communications
14Tankerman's guide
15Ship construction and stability
16Navigation
17Maritime environment
18Medicine at sea
19Rules of the road
20Safety
21Consular affairs
22Laws pertaining to merchant seamen
App. 1: General information
App. 2Standards of training, certification, and watchkeeping for seafarers
Glossary
References
Index

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