Sail Better

101 Tips & Techniques on Cruising, Racing, Boat Maintenance, and Emergency Skills for Every Recreational Sailor

Roger Marshall

St. Martin's Griffin

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Designed for sailors who know the basics, Sail Better will help you master your general skills, operate and protect your boat more efficiently, learn the fundamentals of racing, and much more, you'll find detailed sections on:

-Cruising: sailing with children, dropping anchor, dinghies, sails and sail control, techniques, working the boat, maintenance and storage

-Performance Sailing: turning a boat, planning a race

-Emergency Procedures: signals and equipment to summon help, rescue techniques, and a first aid checklist

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Praise for Sail Better

"What anyone thinking of buying a cruising boat should know could be an apt title for this well-known naval architect's latest book...This is a useful text." --Yachting magazine on Designed to Cruise

"Clearly written for the layman...A useful book to get you thinking." --Sailing magazine on Yacht Design Details

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About the Author

Roger Marshall

Roger Marshall, a boat designer and former technical editor for Soundings, a boating newspaper, publishes Marshall's Marine Review, a monthly newsletter. His previous books include Marshall's Marine Sourcebook, Designed to Cruise, and Yacht Design Details. He lives in Jamestown, Rhode Island.

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Sail Better
101 Tips & Techniques on Cruising, Racing, Boat Maintenance, and Emergency Skills for Every Recreational Sailor
Roger Marshall

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St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
March 1996
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ISBN: 9781466826786
ISBN10: 1466826789
208 pages
$7.99
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