How do you review a classic like this? I can safely say (as others have) that this is one of the 'definitive' books on sailing and seamanship. Without a doubt, a book I return to time and time again to learn something new. Definitely on the short list of essential books to have onboard.
Written by John Rousmaniere
Basic reference text on all aspects of sailboat handling, from pleasure cruising to heavy weather sailing, including navigation, seamanship, boat gear, and maintenance. Based on the curriculum developed for the sailing program of the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis.
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