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How to Sail Around the World

Author: Hal Roth

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071778721

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 480

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A new classic from one of the world's most respected sailing authors More than 35 years ago, Hal Roth quit his job as a journalist and went sailing. Since then, he's logged more than 200,000 sea miles. Along the way, Roth also has authored eight voyaging classics, including the 1978 bestseller After 50,000 Miles. Taking that book as its starting point, this handsome new volume incorporates the new technologies and discoveries of the last quarter century along with another 150,000 miles of experience. A compendium of mature, time-tested sea wisdom from one of the world's most respected sailing writers, How to Sail Around the World will tell the reader: How to choose and equip a sailboat for long-distance cruising, with an emphasis on simplicity and a modest budget How to plan and conduct a voyage anywhere in the world How to master the arts of navigation, anchoring, and daily life aboard in exotic places How to cope with storms at sea--the most complete and authoritative treatise on this critical topic ever published
Sailing Alone Around the World
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Joshua Slocum
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-13 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Joshua Slocum's epic solo voyage around the world in 1895 in the 37 foot sloop Spray stands as one of the greatest sea adventures of all time. It remains one of the major feats of singlehanded voyaging, and has since been the inspiration for the many who have gone to
How to Sail Around the World
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Hal Roth
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-10-20 - Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

A new classic from one of the world's most respected sailing authors More than 35 years ago, Hal Roth quit his job as a journalist and went sailing. Since then, he's logged more than 200,000 sea miles. Along the way, Roth also has authored eight voyaging classics, including the 1978
Sailing Alone Around the World
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Joshua Slocum
Categories: Single-handed sailing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11 - Publisher:

The first lone circumnavigation of the globe under sail This book is widely regarded a classic of sailing literature because it is an account written by the sailor who made the first solo navigation of the globe under sail. A biography of Joshua Slocum would make riveting reading in its
Occupation Circumnavigator
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Lars Hässler
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-28 - Publisher: A&C Black

A hippy Sell Up and Sail, this entertaining and inspiring book is more than just a cruising narrative - it is an instructive account showing how anyone can circumnavigate (or even sail for an extended period) without huge funds. Lars Hassler originally set off intending to sail for three years,
Around-the-World Sailing Guide
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Alan Phillips
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-14 - Publisher: CreateSpace

THE complete guide for a sailing circumnavigation.The seasons; the winds; the oceans;the timing; storms; pirates; regulations;safe harbors; supplies.Everything you need to know and didn't know who to ask.