How to Sail with Sailing Terms and Boating Terms [with Pictures]: Sailboating and How to Sailboat Guide Book [NOOK Book]


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How to Sail with Sailing Terms and Boating Terms [with Pictures]: Sailboating and How to Sailboat Guide Book

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How to Sail with Sailing Terms and Boating Terms [with Pictures]: Sailboating and How to Sailboat Guide Book

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This Nook book is a complete guide to how to sail comes with sailing terms and glossary of boating terms, that's easy to understand with clear pictures for each part of the sail.

Learn how to sail and understand boating terms with this complete illustrated guide.

Table of Contents

What It's All About 4
Boating Terms 8
Boating Terms—Illustrated 12
Hulls and Their Characteristics 18
Which Rig-and Why 28
What Makes Her Go? 35
We Go Aboard 40
Setting Sail 43
We're Off! 45
We Graduate 53
Elementary Racing Tactics 60
Caring for Your Boat 65
Off and On a Trailer 69
Reefing 70
Stropped Blocks 139
Maintenance Hints 142
Rebels 72
Nippers 74
Weasels 76
Stars 78
Wood-Pussy Class 82
National One-Designs 86
L-16 Class 89
L-18 Class 90
L-24 Class 91
Penguins 92
Oslo Class 94
Firefly One-Design Dinghy 96
Comets 97
Snipes 100
Beetle Cats 104
Class D Dyer Dinks 109
Rhodes Bantams 110
Lightings 112
International 210 Class 114
The "S" Class 117
Atlantics 120
Optimists 122
Ravens 125
Hamptons 12^
Thistles 12
International 14-Foot Dinghies 130
International 110 Class 136
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013106246
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  • Publication date: 7/26/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 487,367
  • File size: 8 MB

Meet the Author

This classic was originally edited by John G. Kingdon and published in 1959 by Arco Publishing.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 14, 2014


    I cannot attest to how accurate this book is as it is my first brush with sailing knowledge. Most of the pics do not work. There are also multiple grammatical errors. Probably not the best book to buy.

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