Chapman Piloting & Seamanship
by Eaton, Jonathan, ed.
68th ed. With this new edition, the leading and most extensive how-to reference for power and sail boaters celebrates its 100th birthday! Updates cover new or changed technologies, maritime laws and regulations, safety tips, and maintenance procedures. From anchors and knots to sailing theory, sail-handling systems, and weather, this book explains absolutely everything about boats and boating in easy-to-understand text and thousands of illustrations.