Skipper's Emergency Handbook : How to Resolve any Crisis at Sea
By Tony Meisel
The Skipper's Emergency Handbook is a handy waterproof guide that provides solutions to a range of nautical emergencies for coastal and offshore sailors. Arranged in topics, it takes the reader through the particular problem by means of flow charts, and the most appropriate action first. Having identified the action needed, expanded text then explains how to carry out the procedure. Topics include abandon ship, broken boom, collision, dismasting, engine failure, fire,fog, holing, heavy weather, junk rigs, leaks, lightening strikes, manoverboard, medical emergencies, propeller problems, sail damage,steering gear, towing.
Hb. 196pp 233x133mm 200 Colour illustrations