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Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Everything a New Boater Needs to Know

Whether you are a new boat owner, weekend adventurer or vacationer looking to rent a craft, there are basic tips, techniques and skills you need to know before you step foot on deck. With Seamanship (Fox Chapel Publishing, July 1, 2011) beginners will learn everything to safely enjoy power or sail boating.

Comprehensively detailed instructions, diagrams and clear illustrations provide a wealth of information on boat handling, navigation, dropping anchor, reading weather, winds and water, as well as ways to prevent extreme situations, like a capsized boat.

Historical details and real life boating examples are included. Whether you're planning a trip along the coast or in the deep blue waters of the ocean, Seamanship is an essential guide to boating for anyone new to the sport.

About the Editor:
Skills Institute Press provides books for the do-it-yourselfer or hobbyist in a variety of subjects, including Boating, Sewing, Crafts, Self-Sustainability and more.

Book Title: Seamanship, NEW from the Essential Guide to Boating Series
ISBN: 978-1-56523-554-0
Price: $19.95, Pages: 160, Size: 7.5" x 9"
Pub. Date: August 1, 2011
Published by: Fox Chapel Publishing, 1-800-457-9112
Distributed by: Ingram Publisher Services, 1-866-400-5351


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