A maritime expert offers boating and yachting enthusiasts a complete course in rigging, working, and maintaining a ship. The perfect shipboard reference, this volume is packed with useful "hands-on" information: sailor's tools, basic knots, and useful hitches; handsewing and canvas work; and dozens of other topics important to safety, economy, and efficiency. Over 100 illustrations.
Reprint of the D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., New York, 1953 edition.
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|Author/Editor||Hervey Garrett Smith|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|