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The Annapolis Book of Seamanship

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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

The Annapolis Book of Seamanship 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.

Published by Simon and Shuster, Inc. first in 1983, this is the 3rd edition published in 1999 and has 403 pages in hardcover format. The ISBN is 978-0-684-85420-5 and our rating for this book is ☆☆☆☆☆

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