9780071496483

HANDLING STORMS AT SEA The 5 Secrets of Heavy Weather Sailing

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  • ISBN13:

    9780071496483

  • ISBN10:

    0071496483

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 11/17/2008
  • Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
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Summary

The definitive guide to a critical, hotlydebated topicHow should a sailor cope with storms at sea?Some advocate heaving-to, others running off.Some say trail a sea anchor over the bow, others adrogue astern. The stakes in the discussion couldn't behigher, or the consensus lower. Finally, preeminentsailor/author Hal Roth offers a practical strategy thatcan evolve and respond as storms grow stronger.

Author Biography

Hal Roth has sailed twice around theworld single-handed. He has crossed the Pacific five times, theAtlantic 11 times, and has rounded Cape Horn three times,logging more than 200,000 miles under sail. He is the authorof 10 books of high adventure and some 400 articles forsailing magazines.

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