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Old 08-05-2011
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If you are interested in the physics of sailing, be sure to check out C.A.Marchaj books:
"Sailing Theory and Practice" (196?), "Aero-Hydrodynamics of Sailing" (1979), "Seaworthiness, The Forgotten Factor" (1986), and "Sail performance" (1990). I haven't seen any more recent books by him...
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