Illustrated Seamanship

Illustrated Seamanship

by Ivar Dedekam
     
 

Seamanship is the art of managing a boat. This book is a follow-up to the successful Sail & Rig Tuning and Illustrated Navigation covering knots, docking the boat and anchoring, all illustrated in Ivar Dedekam’s distinctive style and backed up with clear and simple text. These skills are imperative to keep a boat safe and make cruising as

Overview

Seamanship is the art of managing a boat. This book is a follow-up to the successful Sail & Rig Tuning and Illustrated Navigation covering knots, docking the boat and anchoring, all illustrated in Ivar Dedekam’s distinctive style and backed up with clear and simple text. These skills are imperative to keep a boat safe and make cruising as enjoyable as possible.

  • Follows on from the success of the author’s previous work, Sail & Rig Tuning (sold approx. 27,000 copies)
  • Covers cruising boats worldwide
  • Covers all the key topics for managing a boat and safety on board (e.g. ropework, mooring, manoeuvring in harbour, anchoring)
  • Highly illustrated

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Using illustrations over verbal instructions will suit many readers, especially total beginners."  (Practical Boat Owner, January 2008)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470512203
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/09/2007
Pages:
102
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.24(d)

Meet the Author

Ivar Dedekam is an experienced sailor and a writer skilled at making the most complicated subjects accessible.

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