Complete Guide to Boating and Seamanship
by Sparano, Vin T.
This detailed resource, from the author of the award-winning "Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia", has all the practical information that boat owners need. Sparano’s topics cover boat design and equipment as well as seamanship and nautical skills. It also includes fishing basics and a section on freshwater game fish. The book has an in-depth section on navigation and also includes the U.S. Coast Guard regulations. More than 600 photos supplement the text.