Boat Smart Chronicles
By Tom Rau
It took Coast Guardman Tom Rau more than 20 years to compile the Boat Smart
Chronicles both as a boating safety columnist and as a Coast Guard rescue
responder. This dual effort has resulted in a one-of-a kind boating safety
guide. Tom is absolutely convinced that whom ever shall read the Chronicles
will be a far safer boater whether an old salt or novice boater.
Boat Smart Chronicles is published by Seawarthy Publications and is
available for $19.95.
Tom Rau is a long-time Coast Guard rescue responder and syndicated boating
Look for his book, Boat Smart Chronicles, a shocking expose on recreational
boating ó reads like a great shipís log spanning over two decades. Itís
available to order at: www.boatsmart.net, www.seaworthy.com, www.amazon.com,
or through local bookstores.
Tricks of the Trades
By Bruce Van Sant
Van Sant answers questions of health, thieves, con artists, corrupt
officials, equipment, brokers, outfitters and more. You find sound counsel
for single handers, and unique tips on how to find and outfit a boat for
your trade winds cruise.
In his fourth decade of living and cruising foreign, Van Sant has amassed
stratagems for sailors cruising abroad for the first time. Not how to
survive, but how to live well while cruising safely and comfortably. In
short, Tricks for successfully cruising the islands of the trade winds.
Tricks of the Trades presents a lively documentary from Van Santís 45 years
of sailing and seven years of trawlering. It gives graphic and detailed
accounts of natural effects you can use to cheat the ceaseless winds and
wild seas of their power to deny you safe and comfortable passage through
the islands of the trades of any ocean.
Tricks of the Trades is available for $14.95.
Letters from The Sea
By Deborah Shapiro
Letters to children who have never been sailing written aboard the sailing
yacht Northern Light during an 8,000 mile ocean voyage. The author describes
life aboard a small sailboat in mid-ocean, close to birds, dolphins and sea
life of all kinds.
Letters from the Sea is published by Paradise Cay Publications and is
available for $19.99.
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