Tropical Cruising Handbook

Tropical Cruising Handbook


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Tropical Cruising Handbook by Mark Smaalders, Kim des Rochers

"A rare gem—an instructional book that is as inspiring as it is sensible and comprehensive."

Cruising World

The only guide devoted exclusively to low-latitude cruising, Tropical Cruising Handbook arms cruising sailors with the knowledge and skills needed to sail the tropics. It includes:

  • Equipping a boat for tropical sailing
  • Maintaining gear in tropical environments
  • Passage making and coral-reef navigation
  • And more

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071440301
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 08/09/2004
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Mark Smaalders (Canada) is a yacht designer and geographer. He has written articles on boat design and repair, seamanship, and cruising for magazines worldwide.

Kim des Rochers (Canada) is a geographer who has published articles on environmental cultural issues and cruising topics.

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