Knight's Modern Seamanship
by Capt. John V. Noel, Jr.
A comprehensive text on the skills required at sea. Written for those who handle big ships; matters such as navigation, loading, trim, and maneuvering in close quarters are covered. It contains excellent chapters on rescue operations, oceanography, and especially weather. Hardbound, 6" x 9 1/4", 782 pgs.
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