Tropical Cruising Handbook

byMark Smaalders, Kim des Rochers

Paperback | August 30, 2004

Tropical Cruising Handbook by Mark Smaalders
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"A rare gem--an instructional book that is as inspiring as it is sensible and comprehensive."

--Cruising World

The only guide devoted exclusively to low-latitude cruising, Tropical Cruising Handbook arms cruising sailors with the knowledge and skills needed to sail the tropics. It includes:

  • Equipping a boat for tropical sailing
  • Maintaining gear in tropical environments
  • Passage making and coral-reef navigation
  • And more
Mark Smaalders (Canada) is a yacht designer and geographer. He has written articles on boat design and repair, seamanship, and cruising for magazines worldwide. Kim des Rochers (Canada) is a geographer who has published articles on environmental cultural issues and cruising topics.
Title:Tropical Cruising HandbookFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:9.2 X 7.4 X 0.78 inShipping dimensions:9.2 X 7.4 X 0.78 inPublished:August 30, 2004Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071440305

ISBN - 13:9780071440301

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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