Safe Boat: A Comprehensive Guide to the Purchase, Equipping, Maintenance, and Operation of a Safe Boat

Safe Boat: A Comprehensive Guide to the Purchase, Equipping, Maintenance, and Operation of a Safe Boat

by Jerry Kirschenbaum, Brayton Harris, Paul A. Yost
     
 
The first comprehensive book to teach boating safety to owners of all recreational boats — sail & motor —from canoes to ocean-going yachts. It is divided into 3 areas: The Boat & Her Equipment; The Skills of Safe Boating; & Facing Problems & Handling Emergencies. Discusses, design, construction, mechanical & electrical systems, safety & emergency

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The first comprehensive book to teach boating safety to owners of all recreational boats — sail & motor —from canoes to ocean-going yachts. It is divided into 3 areas: The Boat & Her Equipment; The Skills of Safe Boating; & Facing Problems & Handling Emergencies. Discusses, design, construction, mechanical & electrical systems, safety & emergency equipment, maintenance, weather, navigation, safety, anchoring, & dealing with emergencies. Includes a discussion of legal & financial safety. Includes the International Rules of the Road, the Marine Battery, & a Glossary. Over 300 photos & illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788161513
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
04/01/1999
Pages:
457

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