Instructional Sailing Books

Last updated: December 30, 2011
  1. Storm Tactics Handbook: Modern Methods of Heaving-to for Survival in Extreme Conditions, 3rd Edition
    1. Storm Tactics Handbook: Modern Methods of Heaving-to for Survival in Extreme Conditions, 3rd Edition by Lin Pardey and Larry Pardey Published: July 1, 2008 Score: 1.62
  2. Boatowner's Mechanical & Electrical Manual: How to Maintain, Repair, and Improve Your Boat's Essential Systems
    2. Boatowner's Mechanical & Electrical Manual: How to Maintain, Repair, and Improve Your Boat's Essential Systems by Nigel Calder Published: November 1, 1995 Score: 1.45
  3. The Voyager's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Blue Water Cruising
    3. The Voyager's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Blue Water Cruising by Beth A. Leonard Published: November 16, 2006 Score: 0.98
  4. The Essentials of Living Aboard a Boat
    4. The Essentials of Living Aboard a Boat by Mark Nicholas Published: April 1, 2005 Score: 0.95
  5. Don Casey's Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual: Including Inspecting the Aging Sailboat, Sailboat Hull and Deck Repair, Sailboat Refinishing, Sailbo
    5. Don Casey's Complete Illustrated Sailboat Maintenance Manual: Including Inspecting the Aging Sailboat, Sailboat Hull and Deck Repair, Sailboat Refinishing, Sailbo by Don Casey Published: September 15, 2005 Score: 0.9
  6. Sailing Fundamentals: The Official Learn-To-Sail Manual of the American Sailing Association and the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
    6. Sailing Fundamentals: The Official Learn-To-Sail Manual of the American Sailing Association and the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary by Gary Jobson Published: September 17, 1998 Score: 0.61
  7. Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Sailing
    7. Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Sailing by John Vigor Published: August 1, 2005 Score: 0.33
  8. The Morrow Guide to Knots: for Sailing, Fishing, Camping, Climbing
    8. The Morrow Guide to Knots: for Sailing, Fishing, Camping, Climbing by Mario Bigon, Guido Regazzoni, Kennie Lyman and Maria Piotrowska Published: September 1, 1982 Score: 0.32
  9. Ultrasimple Boat Building: 17 Plywood Boats Anyone Can Build
    9. Ultrasimple Boat Building: 17 Plywood Boats Anyone Can Build by Gavin Atkin Published: October 19, 2007 Score: 0.31
  10. Nigel Calder's Cruising Handbook: A Compendium for Coastal and Offshore Sailors
    10. Nigel Calder's Cruising Handbook: A Compendium for Coastal and Offshore Sailors by Nigel Calder Published: May 7, 2001 Score: 0.3
  11. Sail and Rig Tuning
    11. Sail and Rig Tuning by Ivar Dedekam Published: March 1, 2000 Score: 0.29
  12. Boatbuilding Manual, Fifth Edition
    12. Boatbuilding Manual, Fifth Edition by Robert Steward and Carl Cramer Published: November 29, 2010 Score: 0.29
  13. How Boat Things Work: An Illustrated Guide
    13. How Boat Things Work: An Illustrated Guide by Charles Wing Published: August 5, 2011 Score: 0.28
  14. The Seaworthy Offshore Sailboat
    14. The Seaworthy Offshore Sailboat by John Vigor Published: September 1, 1999 Score: 0.25
  15. Boat Mechanical Systems Handbook: How to Design, Install, and Recognize Proper Systems in Boats
    15. Boat Mechanical Systems Handbook: How to Design, Install, and Recognize Proper Systems in Boats by Dave Gerr Published: December 22, 2008 Score: 0.24
  16. The Cruiser's Handbook of Fishing
    16. The Cruiser's Handbook of Fishing by Scott Bannerot and Wendy Bannerot Published: August 22, 2003 Score: 0.21
  17. Sailboat Electrics Simplified
    17. Sailboat Electrics Simplified by Don Casey Published: March 31, 1999 Score: 0.2
  18. Sailing: The Basics: The Book That Has Launched Thousands
    18. Sailing: The Basics: The Book That Has Launched Thousands by Dave Franzel Published: April 1, 2003 Score: 0.18
  19. Sailboat Refinishing (International Marine Sailboat Library)
    19. Sailboat Refinishing (International Marine Sailboat Library) by Don Casey Published: January 30, 2007 Score: 0.16
  20. Voyaging on a Small Income
    20. Voyaging on a Small Income by Annie Hill Score: 0.13
  21. Plain Sailing: The Sail-Trim Manual for New Sailors
    21. Plain Sailing: The Sail-Trim Manual for New Sailors by Dallas Murphy Published: September 16, 2010 Score: 0.11
  22. The Nature of Boats: Insights and Esoterica for the Nautically Obsessed
    22. The Nature of Boats: Insights and Esoterica for the Nautically Obsessed by Dave Gerr Published: September 1, 1995 Score: 0.09
  23. Chart No. 1: Symbols, Abbreviations and Terms
    23. Chart No. 1: Symbols, Abbreviations and Terms by NOAA NOAA and NIMA NIMA Published: January 1, 2003 Score: 0.08
  24. Building Classic Small Craft: Complete Plans and Instructions for 47 Boats
    24. Building Classic Small Craft: Complete Plans and Instructions for 47 Boats by John Gardner Published: October 1, 1996 Score: 0.07
  25. Small-Boat Seamanship Manual
    25. Small-Boat Seamanship Manual by Richard Aarons Published: February 16, 2006 Score: 0.07

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