Practical Yacht Navigator - Kenneth WilkesNautical Publishing, 1973, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ - in Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled along edges, nicked at leading edge of lower panel, otherwise pleasant. Top edges of text block dusty. Light spotting.
This is a complete manual on how to navigate any type of small vessel coast-wise and across the sea in today’s circumstances. Two-colour illustrations are used throughout to give numerous examples of fixing the yacht’s position, emphasizing the essential knowledge needed on tides, coping with fog, understanding the all-important steering compass and a host of other facets of the small craft navigator’s activities.