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You might want to take a look at this book. I think it's a very good overview of racing (not much on trim or performance aspects) tactics and strategy and very readable.

Getting Started in Sailboat Racing by Adam Cort and Richard Stearns
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I second the North Sails books. North U books and/or CD's on "Tactics" and "Trim" are both very good for the relative beginner and experienced sailor alike, because they emphasize the basics without going into mind-numbing detail about the theory behind the tactics. Even if you race regularly, they will remind you of things that you can do better.
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Thanks guys for all of the responses! I am going to grab a few of those books and have a read!
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