Survival Guide for the Mariner
by Meurn, Robert J.
2nd ed. Begins with the preparations to make before sailing (principally in training), and moves on to the steps to take to ensure the safety of the ship and its human cargo. Covers crew overboard, abandon ship procedures, survival in the water or raft, and search and rescue procedures. Sample questions and requirements for those taking U.S. Coast Guard lifeboatmen certificates.