Cover image for Boating 101 : essential lessons for boaters
Title:
Boating 101 : essential lessons for boaters
Author:
Siminoff, Roger H.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Camden, Me. : International Marine/McGraw-Hill, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
x, 213 pages : illustrations, maps ; 18 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780071343299
Format :
Book

Available:*

Library
Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Status
Central Library GV777.55 .S53 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
Searching...

On Order

Summary

Summary

No boater should leave the dock without reading this unique guide to the basics of boating. Roger Siminoff's decades of experience are boiled down into valuable, even life-saving advice on safety aboard...navigation...anchoring...dinghies...maintenance...sailing at night...and heavy weather.


Author Notes

Roger Siminoff has been boating for nearly four decades, ever since his first hair-raising experience sailing a Sunfish. He has voyaged extensively throughout the Western Hemisphere and teaches marine navigation. In 1993, he designed the marine navigation system for the Universal Pictures film Waterworld .


Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1 Safety Aboard
2 Navigation
3 Docking
4 Using Your Radio
5 Anchoring
6 Dinghies
7 Boatkeeping
8 Boating at Night
9 Heavy Weather
10 Miscellany
Index

Google Preview