Sailing for Dummies
Australian and New Zealand Edition
Elsewhere $47.89 $37.70 Save $10.19 (21%)
Price includes NZ wide delivery!
Order now for Christmas delivery
|Format: ||Paperback, 496 pages|
|Published In: ||Australia, 25 July 2007|
Go sailing in a dinghy, a yacht or try windsurfing Want to sail into the sunset but don't know port from starboard? Don't worry! Sailing For Dummies, Australian and New Zealand Edition, covers the latest on boats, gear and racing. This hands-on guide helps you chart a course to sailing success, from getting familiar with nautical terms and seamanship basics to setting sail, navigating, docking and anchoring -- even riding out a storm. Discover how to: * Get your feet wet at a sailing school * Launch a boat and manoeuvre under sail * Navigate, anchor and dock * Charter a boat or go racing * Choose and care for a boat
About the Author
JJ Isler won Olympic sailing medals in Sydney and Barcelona. Peter Isler won the America's Cup twice as navigator aboard Dennis Conner's Stars & Stripes. Tony Hollins has been sailing all his life and is a developer of navigation software.
John Wiley & Sons Australia Ltd|
23.5 x 18.8 x 3.7 centimetres (0.43 kg)|
15+ years |