Release Date: 01 Sep 2007
Format: Paperback / softback
The Reed's Skipper's Handbook
, now in its 5th edition, has been a bestseller since first publication. A handy pocket size, it is an aide-memoire of everything a boater would need to know at sea. Packed with a wide range of information in a concise form it is frequently recommended by Yachtmaster instructors as a quick reference guide and as a revision aid for anyone taking their Day Skipper and Yachtmaster certificates.
The 5th edition has been updated and re-organised to make it even easier for the reader to navigate right to the information they want. There is an expanded section on navigating with electronics and new sections on electronic chart plotters, radar and AIS and new tidal calculation information. Boat handling and Seamanship have also been expanded, and now includes advice on leaving a berth with wind and tide, following a transit, negotiating narrow channels, and rope work.Reeds Skipper's Handbook
is a must for anyone going to sea in any size of boat - be they novice or old hand.
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Reviews of Reeds Skipper's Handbook:
'A terrific little volume' - Motorboat & Yachting
'Invaluable for the budding yachtsman and a useful aide-memoire for the experienced skipper' - RYA
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