Now, under the able pen of world cruiser Jim Leishman, Beebe’s classic Voyaging Under Power has received its first complete overhaul. This thoroughly revised. The Noah’s Ark approach. “One if by land, two if by sea.” We have all heard that phrase before. It’s a rallying call more than years old, and I believe it also. VOYAGING UNDER POWER, FOURTH EDITION, Robert Beebe, revised by Denis Umstot Abridged CONTENTS Foreward: Bill Parlatore Preface 1 Robert .
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Chapter Twelve Selected Passagemaker Designs. Chapter Fourteen Voyage Preparation and Planning.
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He wanted to voyage under power. Scott Hayes rated it really liked it Mar 03, Chapter Nineteen Safety and Anchoring. Ron rated voygaing it was amazing Jul 15, Boats with an Open Mind: Corky Hansen rated it really liked it Nov 01, Twenty Years with Mona Mona.
Story and photos by Steve D’Antonio. Anyone wanting to join, or at least understand the elements of, the long-distance passagemaking lifestyle will find a great deal of knowledge that is realistic, useful, and timely. Back in the s, no suitable long-distance powerboats existed. Joe Benson rated it it was amazing Oct 28, This Fourth Edition of Beebe’s classic draws on new ideas and the accumulated wisdom of today’s yacht designers and experienced ocean voyagers to further Beebe’s cause and liberate thousands more from the tyranny of dry land.
Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions This classic book is now up to date in every way, ready to serve a new generation of readers who want to cross oceans but wish to be, as famed sailboat racer turned powerboat cruiser Carleton Mitchell said in his introduction to the first edition, “released from the tyranny of sail”.
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BookDB marked it as to-read Sep 21, At powe time world cruisers voyaged exclusively in sailboats. The core of the book is vintage Beebe; his designs, his research, and his wonderful cruising stories remain intact. Review quote “Beebe’s visionary research and design philosophy are still highly regarded Chapter Three Evolving the Passagemaker Concept. Cruising Under Voyqging Eric C.
Between tours of duty he studied naval architecture, designed boats, and wrote many articles for boating magazines.
Boats and ships remained at the core of his life. Simon marked it as to-read Oct 05, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Now, under the able pen of world cruiser Jim Leishman, Beebe’s classic “Voyaging Under Power” has received its first complete overhaul. This sure is more pleasant than the shrill alarm that used to scare poder awake and have my heart pumping.
But sailboats are confined to narrow lanes of predominantly favorable winds – the same sea lanes sailors have used for centuries. This thoroughly revised third edition is one of the most anxiously awaited boating books of the s.
Get technical with your trawler A big part of successfully owning and operating a power voyaging boat is dealing with engines and systems.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Leishmann, an expert on modern long-range power cruising, offers practical, updated advice.
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