9781592289943

The Sailing Fanatic Timeless Reflections on Water, Wind, and Wave

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    9781592289943

  • ISBN10:

    1592289940

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-09-01
  • Publisher: Lyons Press
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Summary

For anyone who has ever taken to or been taken by the water, The Sailing Fanatic is the perfect book. Featuring some of the most notable quotes about the sea, boats, the weather, engines, racing, and philosophy from many well- known personalities, including William F. Buckley Jr., Eugene O'Neill, John F. Kennedy, Sir Francis Chichester, Ted Heath, Ann Davison, Ted Turner, Jimmy Buffett, Rachel Carson, and many others, this is a collection that every sailor will treasure. Author Christopher Caswell has been an editor at both Yachting and Sea magazines and writes regularly for major boating publications.

Author Biography

Christopher Caswell has been an editor at both Yachting and Sea magazines and writes regularly for major boating publications.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. ix
On Sailingp. 1
On the Seap. 93
On Sailorsp. 147
On Boatsp. 219
On Weatherp. 281
On Enginesp. 325
On Racingp. 341
On Philosophyp. 373
Notes on Selected Authorsp. 399
Indexp. 413
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