Cruisers Handbook of Fishing 2 E EBOOK

Author: Scott Bannerot
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071427880
Release Date: 2003-09-16
Genre: Sports & Recreation

"The definitive book." -Cruising World "Every culture has its bible, and until now, there wasn't one for the voyager with a passion for catching fish." --Ocean Navigator Here is the first-ever complete guide to finding, catching, processing, and cooking fish from the decks of a slow-moving cruising sail- or powerboat. Scott and Wendy Bannerot have successfully cruise-fished tropical and temperate seas for more than two decades.

The Cruiser s Handbook of Fishing

Author: Scott Bannerot
Publisher: International Marine Publishing
ISBN: 0071345604
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Sports & Recreation

""The definitive book." -"Cruising World ""Every culture has its bible, and until now, there wasn't one for the voyager with a passion for catching fish." --"Ocean Navigator Here is the first-ever complete guide to finding, catching, processing, and cooking fish from the decks of a slow-moving cruising sail- or powerboat. Scott and Wendy Bannerot have successfully cruise-fished tropical and temperate seas for more than two decades.

Storm Tactics Handbook

Author: Larry Pardey
Publisher: L&L Pardey Publications
ISBN: 1929214871
Release Date: 2008-10-02
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Since writing the previous edition of Storm Tactics Handbook, Lin and Larry have voyaged an additional 35,000 miles. This has taken them as far north as Norway, twice across the Atlantic, south to Argentina and into the Pacific, around Cape Horn contrary to the prevailing winds then on a North Pacfic circuit. With insights gained from these recent voyages, they have fully revised and expanded this text by more than 40% including seven completely new chapters – among them; Lessons from Cape Horn, An interview on storm survival and heaving to with the late Sir Peter Blake, Heaving-to using a Gale Rider on 55 foot Morgan’s Cloud, Adding Rudder Protection Stops. Discussions on avoiding chafe, building and using storm staysails, choosing storm gear, when to deploy para-anchors, tactics for avoiding the worst areas of cyclonic storms and many more have been expanded to answer questions posed by readers and seminar attendees.

The Big game Fishing Handbook

Author: Len Cacutt
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811726738
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Guide to big-game saltwater species, tackle, techniques, boats, destinations Beautifully illustrated in full color This large, handsome reference contains everything the aspiring big-game angler needs to prepare for marlin, sailfish, tuna, sharks and dozens more saltwater species. Comprehensive in scope, it includes a brief history of the sport, profiles of all the main species, explanation of big-game tackle, bait, and equipment-including boats-and a guide to the big-game fishing centers of the world, featuring a two-page world map. Whether you're planning a trip or just dreaming, this book is a treasure.

Fishes of the Pacific Coast

Author: Gar Goodson
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804713855
Release Date: 1988
Genre: Nature

These attractive, pocket-sized guides for fish watchers have been carefully written by Goodson and profusely illustrated in striking water colors by Phillip Weisgerber. Although designed for divers, fishers, aquarists and other nonprofessionals, these little books will undoubtedly find their way on to the shelves of many ichthyologists who will value them as quick references and for providing life-like, color renditions of many fish species found in American coastal waters. -- Copeia Goodson' s guidebook is designed for the fishwatcher-- whether skin or scuba diver, fisherman, aquarist, schoolchild or casual tourist exploring the shore-- who seeks to know more about our marine life. -- Palos Verdes Peninsula News

Handbook of Offshore Cruising

Author: Jim Howard
Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.
ISBN: 1574090933
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Jim Howard has cruised the great oceans of the world for over 25 years, often single-handed.

Reeds Skipper s Handbook

Author: Malcolm Pearson
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781408156292
Release Date: 2013-07-20
Genre: Transportation

The Reed's Skipper's Handbook, now in its 6th 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 6th edition has been expanded with helpful new material on boat handling, tides, ropework and general seamanship. 'A terrific little volume' Motorboat & Yachting 'A brilliant guide for beginners and an excellent refresher for more advanced skippers... a top rate book' Waterstones 'Everything you would need to know when going to sea in a yacht or small boat...a humdinger of a little book' Nautical Magazine Reeds Skipper's Handbook is a must for anyone going to sea in any size of boat - be they novice or old hand. Many thousands of skippers and crew have found it invaluable as a memory jogger and fresher whether at sea or on land.

Sport Fish of the Pacific

Author: Vic Dunaway
Publisher: Florida Sportsman
ISBN: 0936240288
Release Date: 2004-03-01
Genre: Nature

Answer to these common questions, plus many others, are finally answered in this new book by Florida Sportsman Senior Editor Vic Dunaway.

Advice to the Sealorn

Author: Herb Payson
Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.
ISBN: 157409002X
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Sports & Recreation

In 50 chapters, the author covers everything from Really Getting Started to What is it Really Like Out There?, from Different Rigs to Motor Mechanics, from My Wife Doesn't Want to GO to Cruising with Kids...

Landfalls of Paradise

Author: Earl R. Hinz
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 0824830377
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Travel

The fifth edition of this sailing standard includes updated charts and text reflecting changes in regulations and facilities for most countries and specific ports of entry. New appendices include procedures for entry to Australia, which are more exacting than most Pacific landfalls, and an extensive list of information sources: cruising guidebooks, important general tourist guides, chart suppliers, and key web sites for the countries covered by Landfalls of Paradise.

The Cruising Life A Commonsense Guide for the Would Be Voyager

Author: Jim Trefethen
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071708715
Release Date: 1999-01-21
Genre: Sports & Recreation

The Cruising Life: A Commonsense Guide for the Would-Be Voyager, Jim Trefethen. The funniest, drollest, wisest book on the shelf for the would-be cruiser. Trefethen pulls no punchesÑhe tells you just what will be involved if you and your family decide to "let slip the surly bonds of earth" and set sail. How to get ready, how to finance the voyage, how to live on your boat with maximum peace of mind and minimum hassle, and what equipment you do and don't need. (What you don't need may surprise you.)

Nigel Calder s Cruising Handbook A Compendium for Coastal and Offshore Sailors

Author: Nigel Calder
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071797351
Release Date: 2001-05-28
Genre: Transportation

The most comprehensive and helpful guide ever written for selecting and equipping a cruising sailboat Whether you’re a coastal or offshore cruiser, you’ll find your most pressing concerns treated with the know-how that makes for skillful, confident cruising in Nigel Calder’s Cruising Handbook. The author -- one of the most respected marine how-to authors on either side of the Atlantic, and author of the universally admired Boatowner's Mechanical and Electrical Manual, -- walks you through all key technical and practical aspects of modern cruising systems and equipment, providing you with a summary of the skills necessary for safe, enjoyable sailing. The first half of the book includes an easy-to-use tabular method for evaluating a boat's suitability for cruising; ideas for workable deck and interior lay-outs and organization; how to choose and configure suitable boat systems for cruising; and how to install gear for trouble free operation. The book's second half teaches you boat handling skills; core navigational expertise; anchoring techniques; weather understanding; heavy weather expertise; and specific skills for long-term and long-distance cruising.

Cruising Chef Cookbook

Author: Michael Greenwald
Publisher: Paradise Cay Publications
ISBN: 0939837463
Release Date: 2000-12-30
Genre: Cooking

The Cruising Chef Cookbook is the bestselling, most extensive sailors' cookbook ever written. Twenty-two years in print and ten reprints make it clear that sailors consider it essential equipment.The new Cruising Chef is actually a book of nautical wisdom in the guise of a cookbook. It contains hundreds of tips plus more than 300 delicious recipes. Includes an extensive discussion of preparing for a voyage and resupplying in native markets.Special Cooking Techniques describes pressure cooking, stir frying and grilling, particularly useful techniques for the galley chef. Greenwald's salty humor is found throughout the book. His vignette, Planning for the Big Eater is a delight. Fishing is a sidesplitting description of his idea of sport fishing.

Tricks of the Trades

Author: Bruce Van Sant
Publisher: Cruising Guide Publications
ISBN: 0944428622
Release Date: 2002-10-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Spinnaker Handling

Author: Bent Aarre
Publisher: Sheridan House Incorporated
ISBN: 0924486511
Release Date: 1993-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Spinnakers are no longer the preserve of racing yachts; cruisers have also been seduced by the sail's dramatic contribution to speed and excitement. This second edition describes handling techniques in all situations and weather conditions and in boats of all sizes, from dingies to coastal cruisers to offshore racers.