The Illustrated Dictionary of Boating Terms

The Illustrated Dictionary of Boating Terms

Author: John Rousmaniere

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN: 0393046494

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 168

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Presents definitions for old and new terms associated with sailing and power boating

The Illustrated Dictionary of Boating Terms
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: John Rousmaniere
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Presents definitions for old and new terms associated with sailing and power boating
The Illustrated Dictionary of Boating Terms: 2000 Essential Terms for Sailors and Powerboaters (Revised Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: John Rousmaniere
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-02-20 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

“Written for the sailor, not the scholar. Rousmaniere leaves out the chaff and gives us just the wheat. Astonishingly comprehensive and slender enough to carry aboard.” —Don Casey, author of This Old Boat From "abaft" to "Zulu," including terms as new as "bowrider" and as old as "starboard," here is
A Dictionary of Sea Terms (1919)
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: A. Ansted
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-16 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd

Originally published in 1919, this book contains a comprehensive and extensively illustrated dictionary of nautical terms. Ansted has included the basic terminology for both the 18th and 19th century, making this book an excellent addition to the bookshelf of anyone with an interest in the subject.
Paasch's Illustrated Marine Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Heinrich Paasch
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-01 - Publisher: Skyhorse

Captain Heinrich Paasch was the first to recognize the complexity and variety in marine vocabulary and technical terminology and the inherent need for a cohesive classification of nautical terms. Equipped with over thirty-five years of seafaring experience, including as a sailor, captain, and as a Surveyor to Lloyd's Register, Paasch
Illustrated Dictionary of Sailing
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: Jane Daniels
Categories: Boats and boating
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-03 - Publisher: Gallery Books

Offering a comprehensive listing of all the terms boaters need to know to safely guide their craft through the waterways of the world, this book defines the fundamentals of sailing in alphabetically arranged entries that convey the unique fascinating substance of nautical lore. 120 color drawings and photos.