By Matt Warshaw
Read or Download A Brief History of Surfing PDF
Similar water sports books
". .. Her writing is obvious and concise, sprinkled with bits of humor and plenty of counsel gleamed from her years operating as a kayak teacher, advisor and clothing store. "--Sea Kayaker journal the 1st variation of the full Sea Kayaker's instruction manual got instant acclaim with its choice because the top outside educational publication by means of the nationwide outdoors booklet Award crew.
Jimmy Cornell is the undisputed authority on lengthy distance voyaging. In his new publication, he is helping the would-bevoyager plan their journey step-by-step. aimed toward these heavily considering a longer cruise (and these dreaming approximately thepossibility), this booklet will supply an idea of what's concerned indeveloping the precise procedure.
In 1976 a crew of hand-tool shipwrights and a blacksmith, operating with uncooked fabrics on a naked public lot, re-created a completely sensible Baltimore clipper. The feat used to be like bringing a woolly gigantic again to lifestyles. This send, delight of Baltimore, a topsail schooner with a sail plan of good over 9 thousand sq. toes, embodied the crusing know-how that had as soon as enabled a baby usa to take its full of life position one of the countries of the realm.
Rogue waves stay anything of a secret. lengthy believed to be a delusion or an exaggeration, they have not been the topic of any form of severe in-depth study - earlier. This publication makes rigorous marine technology obtainable to all, exploring the explanations and frequency of rogue waves, and the explanations why a few waves develop into killer monsters.
- Celestial Navigation for Yachtsmen
- Through the French Canals
- GewitterSegeln: Seemannschaft und Grenzerfahrung - 40 Segler berichten (German Edition)
- Fifty Places to Paddle Before You Die: Kayaking and Rafting Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations
Additional info for A Brief History of Surfing
A Brief History of Surfing by Matt Warshaw