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Day Skipper for Sail and Power

by Alison Noice

Day Skipper for Sail and Power is a major reference book for anyone following the RYA Day Skipper course. Right up to date with new developments and covering all the theory and practical aspects of the RYA Day...


The American Practical Navigator

by Nathaniel Bowditch

This is the best selling boating book ever. 1,000,000 copies sold over 200 years. Everything a marine navigator could possibly need to know. Updated by National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency USA Government...


Your First Atlantic Crossing 4th edition: A Planning Guide for Passagemakers

by Les Weatheritt

Answering all of the important questions, this book shows not just how to sail an ocean for the first time, but also how to enjoy it. There are insights into the social as well as nautical reality of preparing...


Celestial Navigation for Yachtsmen

by Mary Blewitt

There is deep mystery and profound satisfaction in finding your position on earth by reference to the sun, moon, and stars--not to mention profound relief when the GPS receiver stops working in mid-passage....


Learn to Navigate: The No-Nonsense Guide for Everyone

by Basil Mosenthal

Learn to Navigate has been a bestseller since first publication. It is the ideal introduction for anyone wanting to learn the basics of what navigation is all about. This fourth edition is now in full colour...


Flight Discipline

by Anthony Kern

Flight Discipline is the complete tool kit for any aviator, whether military, commercial, or recreational, to develop the crack discipline needed to be a safe and effective aviator. Major Tony Kern analyses...


seamanship techniques: Shipboard and Marine Operations

by David House

Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fourth edition of this book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation...


In Kon-Tiki's Wake

by Pete J Capelotti

It was the original Survivor series, only without the omnipresent cameras, paramedics, and faux tribal rituals. Between the spring of 1947 and the summer of the year 2006, more than forty expeditions sought...


British River Navigations: Inland Cuts, Fens, Dikes, Channels and Non-Tidal Rivers

by Stuart Fisher

Britain's rivers deserve to be better known. Teeming with wildlife, steeped in history, sporting bridges, docks and stunning architecture, not to mention supporting riverside pubs, waterways museums and a variety...


Reeds Skipper's Handbook

by Malcolm Pearson

The bestselling aide-memoire of everything a boater would need to know at sea.


Pass Your Day Skipper

by David Fairhall & Mike Peyton

Both concise and comprehensive, this out-and-out 'crammer' covers all the essentials of the RYA Day Skipper syllabus, arranged and highlighted to make revising easier and now updated and expanded for the fifth...


The Pirate Wars

by Peter Earle

Investigating the fascination pirates hold over the popular imagination, Peter Earle takes the fable of ocean-going Robin Hoods sailing under the "banner of King Death" and contrasts it with the murderous reality...


Burch at the Helm

by David Burch & Tobias Burch

The articles included here were originally published in Blue Water Sailing magazine over a period of several years. They cover diverse topics, but each is intended to enhance the safety and efficiency of navigation....


Sextant

by David Barrie

In the tradition of Dava Sobel's Longitude comes sailing expert David Barrie's compelling and dramatic tale of invention and discovery—an eloquent elegy to one of the most important navigational instruments...


Heavenly Mathematics: The Forgotten Art of Spherical Trigonometry

by Glen Van Brummelen

Spherical trigonometry was at the heart of astronomy and ocean-going navigation for two millennia. The discipline was a mainstay of mathematics education for centuries, and it was a standard subject in high...


Navigation Rules

by U.S.C.G.

Navigation Rules - International & Inland. Illustrated and Interactive. United States Coast Guard. Fully up to date edition including the following extras... 1. FAQ. Frequently asked questions. 2. AIS. Automatic...


Mobilities and Inequality

by Timo Ohnmacht & Hanja Maksim

Based on the premise that the dynamics caused by modernization, globalization, migration and social change affect the structuring of social fabric and space, this book examines the interrelations between social...


US Coast Pilot 7 Pacific Coast California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii and Pacific Islands

by NOAA

Edition 44 for 2013. US COAST PILOT 7 CALIFORNIA..... 24 WIND CHARTS FOR US WEST COAST. California, Oregon, and Washington San Diego to Point Arguello, California Channel Islands, California Point Arguello to...


Astro-Navigation from Square One to Ocean Master

by Alan Murray

Astro-navigation from Square One to Ocean-master begins at the very beginning of this relatively complex subject and progresses logically through all the required "astro skills". Each new concept builds on UNDERSTANDING...


A Fateful Letter

by Alan Murray

Can a teenage thug that is beyond all hope and hated by his neighbours fall in love? Does he have feelings like all other so called humans? Most of us think it's impossible, or maybe we can't imagine it. Well...