Complete Sailing Manual

Author: Jeff Toghill
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Complete Sailing Manual offers the novice sailor guidance and information on sailing techniques, seamanship, safety procedures, coastal and celestial navigation, and emergencies. Also covered are the theory of sailing, choosing and equipping the right boat for your needs, essential sailing skills e.g. tacking and cybing, berthing and mooring, navigating through a busy seaway, communications and weather forecasting.

  • How a boat sails
  • Getting to know your boat
  • Sailing techniques
  • Seamanship and boat handling
  • Handling emergencies
  • Pilotage
  • Coastal navigation
  • Ocean navigation
  • Weather and weather forecasting
  • Racing
  • Cruising