The Modern Cruising Sailboat

The Modern Cruising Sailboat

A Complete Guide to Its Design, Construction, and Outfitting

Book - 2010
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Baker & Taylor
A detailed overview of cruising sailboat design, including the theory of design, keel shape and berth configuration, the pros and cons of different construction methods and materials, and featuring an illustrated gallery of 40 boats. 10,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

Presents an overview on cruising sailboat design, focusing on the benefits and disadvantages of using particular construction methods, materials, and layouts on each part of the boat.

McGraw Hill

A comprehensive guide to help you identify and equip the boat that best suits your needs

Well-known boating writer Charles Doane unravelsthe complexity of cruising sailboat design and explains the fundamentals and the ramifications of each design decision. In easy-to-understand terms, Doane explains theoreticalaspects of design, pragmatic issues like keel shapeand berth configuration, pros and cons of variousconstruction methods and materials, outfitting, propulsion,rigging and much more.



Publisher: Camden, Me. : International Marine ; London : McGraw-Hill [distributor], c2010
ISBN: 9780071478106
0071478108
Branch Call Number: 623.8122 DO
Characteristics: 391 p. : ill. ; 29 cm

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