The Practical Mariner's Book of Knowledge
460 Sea-tested Rules of Thumb for Almost Every Boating SituationBook - 2013
"A concise, alphabetically organized reference for sailors and boaters. New edition includes over 460 concise entries on diverse topics such as: hull thickness, estimating distance, anchoring rights, making a rum punch, stability as assessed by roll times, and hallucinations, occurrence of. This updated to provide a new generation of boaters with an instant reference like none other. This is either the most useful boating book ever designed to entertain, or the most entertaining book ever designed to be useful."--Publisher.
Publisher: New York : International Marine/McGraw-Hill Educational, 
Edition: Second expanded edition
Characteristics: xiv, 274 pages ; 21 cm