Used Boat Notebook: From the Pages of Sailing Magazine, Reviews of 40 Used Boats

Used Boat Notebook: From the Pages of Sailing Magazine, Reviews of 40 Used Boats

by John Kretschmer
     
 
Reprints 40 articles on used sailboats originally published in Sailing magazine. Arranged into three sections according to length, the reviews evaluate construction, common problems, above deck and below deck layout, handling, and fair market price. The author also recommends ten used boats to sail around the world. A glossary, but no index, is provided.

Overview

Reprints 40 articles on used sailboats originally published in Sailing magazine. Arranged into three sections according to length, the reviews evaluate construction, common problems, above deck and below deck layout, handling, and fair market price. The author also recommends ten used boats to sail around the world. A glossary, but no index, is provided. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Editorial Reviews

Midwest Book Review
...a first-class, strongly recommended reference written especially for anyone from a novice mariner to an experienced sailor...
Latitudes & Attitudes
If you plan on buying a used boat, this book is a necessity.
Booknews
Reprints 40 articles on used sailboats originally published in magazine. Arranged into three sections according to length, the reviews evaluate construction, common problems, above deck and below deck layout, handling, and fair market price. The author also recommends ten used boats to sail around the world. A glossary, but no index, is provided. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781574091502
Publisher:
Sheridan House, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
909,706
Product dimensions:
7.06(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.65(d)

Meet the Author

John Kretschmer has been a sailboat delivery skipper for over 25 years and has made over 100 deliveries. He is a contributing editor to 'Sailing' and currently lives in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, with his wife Lesa and their two daughters.

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