10 Best Sailing Books 2019

Best Sailing Books on October 2019 - [TOP 10 Picks] at Bestigma.com.com

  • Sailing a Serious Ocean: Sailboats, Storms, Stories and Lessons Learned from 30 Years at Sea

    • UPC: 884841256655
    • ISBN: 9780071704403
    • Brand: International Marine Publishing
    • Manufacturer: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press

    "I know you'll want to read more after you finish Sailing a Serious Ocean. And be warned, you'll very likely want to sail with John, perhaps across an ocean." -- DALLAS MURPHY, AUTHOR OF ROUNDING THE HORN After sailing 300,000 miles and weathering dozens of storms in all the world's oceans, John Kretschmer has plenty of stories and advice to share.... [read more]

  • The Complete Sailing Manual, 4th Edition

    • ISBN: 1465462570
    • Brand: DK
    • Manufacturer: DK

    An essential reference book for sailing enthusiasts, now in its fourth edition with a foreword by quadruple Olympic gold medalist Ben Ainslie.Learn the basics of sailing, master navigation, and maintain your boat with The Complete Sailing Manual, written by instructor and former British national champion Steve Sleight. This authoritative text has c... [read more]

  • Greatest Sailing Stories Ever Told: Twenty-Seven Unforgettable Stories

    • ISBN: 9781592283194
    • Brand: Caswell, Christopher (EDT)
    • Manufacturer: Lyons Press

    For thousands of years, man has sailed into battle, sailed for rumored wealth, and sailed for pure adventure. And for nearly as long, stories about the sea have entertained, intrigued, and inspired readers. The Greatest Sailing Stories Ever Told brings together some of the most compelling writing of the millennium. Here is Peter Goss's wrenching na... [read more]

  • The International Marine Book of Sailing

    • ISBN: 0070532257
    • Brand: Robinson, Robby
    • Manufacturer: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press

    Here's the book that can get you sailing in an afternoon and keep you sailing better through a lifetime on the water This is the first sailing book that follows a sailor's ideal learning curve. Rather than tell you all about sail trim or anchoring in a single chapter, Robby Robinson tells you what you need to know when you want to know it. From the... [read more]

  • The Best Sailing Stories Ever Told (Best Stories Ever Told)

    • Manufacturer: Skyhorse

  • Knot Tying Kit | Pro-Knot Best Rope Knot Cards, two practice cords and a carabiner

    • ISBN: 0922273294
    • Manufacturer: J. E. Sherry Company

    By Pro-Knot, the number one trusted name in Knots. This complete knot tying KIT includes everything you need to learn and practice how to tie 20 essential rope knots. The six card/twelve page waterproof plastic card set contains twenty best all purpose rope knots clearly illustrated and described, bound together with a no-rust brass grommet in the ... [read more]

  • World's Best Travel Experiences: 400 Extraordinary Places

    • ISBN: 9781426209598
    • Brand: National Geographic Society
    • Manufacturer: National Geographic

  • Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die: Sailing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations

    • ISBN: 1584795670
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: Harry N. Abrams

    Landlubbers joke that sailors are always wanting to head off to the ends of the earth, but Chris Santella takes that life-changing desire very seriously. In this, the third installment in his immensely successful “Fifty Places” series, Santella assembles a crew of the world’s greatest championship racers and professional adventurers and persu... [read more]

  • The Annapolis Book of Seamanship: Fourth Edition

    • ISBN: 1451650191
    • Brand: Simon Schuster
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster

    Completely revised and updated to address changes in technology and safety standards, this new edition is the definitive guide to the art and science of sailing.“The art of sailing, maneuvering, and preserving a ship or a boat in all positions and under all reasonable circumstances.” With the addition of the words, “and some unreasonable circ... [read more]

  • Stress-free Sailing: Single and Short-handed Techniques

    • ISBN: 9781472907431
    • Brand: St Martins Pr
    • Manufacturer: Adlard Coles

    The vast majority of sailing yacht scenarios comprise a couple sailing the boat together, needing to carry out all maneuvers and activities themselves with no help from a back-up crew. Their boat handling, navigation, sail handling, anchoring, and mooring skills all have to be carried out both efficiently and effectively, preferably with a minimum ... [read more]

  • Sailing Made Easy

    • ISBN: 098210250X
    • Manufacturer: American Sailing Association

    The book is the most comprehensive education and boating safety learn-to-sail guide to date. Incorporated in the textbook are useful illustrations and exceptional photographs of complex sailing concepts. There are also quizzes at the end of each chapter, and a glossary to help those new to sailing to navigate their way through the extensive nautica... [read more]

  • Legendary Sailboats

    • ISBN: 8854408530
    • Manufacturer: White Star Publishers

    Since 1883, four generations of the Beken family have dedicated themselves to marine photography, creating the most artistic images of sailboats ever shot and even receiving a Royal Warrant of Excellence. This extraordinary selection of work from the Beken Marine Photography Archive traces the evolution of their unsurpassable style. For every rare ... [read more]

  • Ocean Meets Sky

    • ISBN: 148147037X
    • Manufacturer: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

    “Young readers will be captivated.” —The Washington Post From the creators of the gorgeous bestseller The Night Gardener comes a stunning new picture book about a young boy who sets sail to find a place his grandfather told him about…the spot where the ocean meets the sky.It’s a good day for sailing. Finn lives by the sea and the sea live... [read more]

  • Swell: A Sailing Surfer's Voyage of Awakening

    • UPC: 889833392458
    • ISBN: 193834054X
    • Manufacturer: Patagonia

    Chasing a dream is never easy, but if you go far enough, it will set you free. Captain Liz Clark spent her youth dreaming of traveling the world by sailboat and surfing remote waves. When she was 22, she met a mentor who helped turn her desire into reality. Embarking on an adventure that most only fantasize about, she set sail from Santa Barbara, C... [read more]

  • Sailing: The Basics: The Book That Has Launched Thousands

    • ISBN: 1493029800
    • Manufacturer: Lyons Press

    With Sailing: The Basics, acclaimed teacher and racer Dave Franzel moves you quickly from book to boat. It is his firm conviction that the best and most effective way to learn to sail is to be out on the water. Accordingly, he treats the theory of sailing in a straightforward, no-nonsense fashion—just the way he’s done so successfully for decad... [read more]

  • The World’s Best Sailing Jokes - eBook

    When he’s not negotiating his way around a sand bar, there’s nothing a sailor likes more than propping up the bar – and telling tall tales and saucy jokes. The

    • UPC: 216529650

  • Knots You Need : Step-By-Step Instructions for More Than 100 of the Best Sailing, Fishing, Climbing, Camping, and Decorative Knots

    MAKE IT EASY! Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new volume presents all the knots you need to know, and its brightly colored photographs

    • UPC: 10089684

  • The Best Used Boat Notebook : From the Pages of Sailing Mazine, a New Collection of Detailed Reviews of 40 Used Boats Plus a Look at 10 Great Used Boats to Sail Around the World

    A collection of 40 of John Kretschmer's Used Boat Notebook columns, a popular boat review feature in Sailing Magazine. The focus is on boat specifics, providing the detailed information and

    • UPC: 5771243

  • Mainsail Trimming : Get the Best Power and Acceleration Whether Racing or Cruising

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    • UPC: 6456183

  • Crewing to Win : How to Be the Best Crew & a Great Team

    The crew of a racing boat is as important as the helmsman – they work as a team to sail as fast as they can. But different members of that

    • UPC: 277618546