Admiralty Manual of Seamanship
by Vance, Vic
12th ed. The leading authority on seamanship, navigation, fire-fighting and survival. This new edition covers up-to-date seamanship knowledge and techniques, relevant to all vessels. Covers: sea terminology; anchors; cables and buoywork; rigging and deck gear; towing boats; replenishment at sea; sea survival; towed bodies and their deployment/recovery; seamanship organization; maintenance and helmsmanship. Includes CD.