Boat Data Book: The Owner’s and Professional’s Bible
by Nicolson, Ian & Richard Nicolson
7th ed. An indispensable book for owners, charterers, builders, repairers, and designers, this is a unique collection of hard facts and relevant figures displayed in tabular form. The Nicolsons have assembled data on fastenings, materials, spars, rigging, engines, and equipment, as well as conversion tables. The 2014 edition is in colour and includes more tables of lengths, widths, and weights, and new data on high-tech development.