Chapman Piloting and Seamanship
With millions of copies sold, "Chapman Piloting" has been the leading reference for both power and sail boaters for nearly a century. Now this absolutely essential guide - with 928 pages, 1500 full-colour illustrations and charts and exploded views and cutaways - is thoroughly updated with all the latest information on US federal laws, regulations and fees. In fact, no competing book is more current on this ever-changing sport. Chapman covers the newest technology; the most recent laws; the most up-to-date rules of boat handling, navigation, safety and etiquette. Anyone who puts a craft on water needs the vital information in this world-recognised bible of boating. Revisions include: information on the latest developments in outboard motors and inboard vectored thrust propulsion systems, including joystick controls; and coverage of the newest boating technology and updated and improved photographs, illustrations, and chart plots.
- Hardback | 928 pages
- 218.44 x 279.4 x 66.04mm | 3,061.73g
- 05 Nov 2009
- Sterling Publishing Co Inc
- Hearst Communications
- New York, NY, United States
- 66th Revised edition
- full colour illustrations throughout, 1500 illustrations, includes charts & exploded diagrams
About Charles B. Husick
Charles ("Chuck") B. Husick is president and proprietor of OWA, Inc., a management consulting firm specialising in the aviation, marine and electronics industries. He is a former Chairman and President of the Chris Craft Boat Company. He writes for a number of the leading U.S. boating and sailing publications.