The 69th Edition of Chapman's trusted resource for boating. Has sold millions of copies worldwide. Updated with new technologies, maritime laws, safety tips as well as discussions of weather, tides and knots!.
Jonathan Eaton developed, edited, and published some 400 boating books through the course of his career as editor and publisher of McGraw-Hill's International Marine imprint of boating books.
Praise for previous editions of CHAPMAN PILOTING AND SEAMANSHIP "This . . . classic reference used by boating schools and recommended by the Coast Guard Auxiliary covers every imaginable topic related to both powerboats and sailing ships . . . information is presented in an easy-to-understand text and a user-friendly design."--Publishers Weekly