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  1. International sailing dictionary

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Dear all, I am looking for a dictionary of sailing terms that involves (at least) English, French and Italian. All I could find is "Dictionnaire maritime en 4 langues : Tout le vocabulaire de la navigation" by Jean-Luc Garnier, but there is no online preview. Do you know if this dictionary...
  2. New Book on Arctic tall ship

    Apps & Authors
    Ahoy! I have a book out entitled North star of Herschel Island: last Canadian Arctic fur trading ship. The book tells the 76 year history of the ship from her start in the Beaufort Sea being worked as a fur trading ship for the Inuit through to her careers in sail-training, surveying, oil and...
  3. Stuck on a sailboat in a monster storm with 80-foot waves and 90-knot winds

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    So I was at the bookstore today and came across this book. A Storm Too Soon: A True Story of Disaster, Survival and an Incredible Rescue: Michael J. Tougias: 9781451683332: [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@51PQvAcD3qL It was a story of...
  4. Boating lady says hello out there!

    Introduce Yourself
    Reading the various posts feels like getting to know old friends, I'm glad to get more involved (now that I have a steady internet connection!) It's really great how much I learn just by going through people's posts and asking questions. When not working, I sail a Bayfield29, cruising area...
  5. The Inside Passage

    Apps & Authors
    It’s finally here. After months of anticipation, The Inside Passage is finally available as an eBook from Be the first kid on your block to read this exciting thriller that takes place on Canada’s Inside Passage. This book is perfect for the sailing community. There are lots of...
  6. You Gotta Go To Know

    Apps & Authors
    “Every minute you spend wishing you did something is a minute you spend not doing it.” ~Chris DiCroce Hey everyone! I wanted to just let you know about our new book, You Gotta Go To Know (released last month on Amazon, for Kindle). It's a story of how we came to the decision to leave land...
  7. Free for three days Scottish cruising journal

    Apps & Authors
    I wrote "Hebridean Diary of a Serial Sailor"in 2012 and published as an Amazon e-book this June. I have made it available as a free electronic download on Amazon for the following three consecutive days. Tuesday 19th November, until Thursday 21st November. The link is Hebridean...
  8. Lake Erie Cruise Guide Book

    Lake Erie
    Hey guys it's almost Christmas time and keeping with tradition I'm searching for gifts last minute.. I thought a great gift would be a Lake Erie and/or Great Lakes cruise and destination guide type book. I've searched and the best I've been able to find is this "Lakeland Boating's Lake Erie...
  9. Our New Book on Sailing in Andamans, Indonesia, and Beyond!

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hey Sailors! It's been a while and the Air Gadis finished her year long adventure and is now in the hands of a fine Singaporean pilot. Some of you followed our journey and many of you helped us survive! We've put together our crazy adventure into a book that we just released on Amazon! I think...