Building Outrigger Sailing Canoes

Author: Gary Dierking
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071594566
Size: 44.38 MB
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This is the first book to present complete plans and building instructions for three outrigger sailing canoes. Based on traditional Hawaiian and Micronesian types, the designs are lightweight, easy to build, and screamingly fast.

Tolman Alaskan Skiffs

Author: Renn Tolman
ISBN: 9780966871111
Size: 69.85 MB
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Plans and instructions for building all three of the world-famous Tolman skiffs. Here are boats you can build with common tools, common skill, and common materials.


Author: Gregor Tarjan
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071596220
Size: 15.35 MB
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An excellent introduction.”--Dick Newick, legendary catamaran and trimaran designer “If you are contemplating spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on a cruising catamaran, the small price of this book is probably the best ...

Basic Ship Theory Combined Volume

Author: E. C. Tupper
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 0080523382
Size: 32.92 MB
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Rawson and Tupper's Basic Ship Theory, first published in 1968, is widely known as the standard introductory text for naval architecture students, as well as being a useful reference for the more experienced designer.

The Mountaineering Handbook

Author: Craig Connally
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071780068
Size: 33.97 MB
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Modern Mountaineering on Alpine Rock, Snow, and Ice If your experience as a backpacker or rock climber is drawing you higher; if the cold, remote alpine environment calls you nearer, this book is for you.

Building The Greenland Kayak

Author: Christopher Cunningham
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071392372
Size: 65.63 MB
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..."--Back cover. Take to the water in style for less than $300 and a few weekends and evenings of work Simplicity, elegance, performance, and speed: these are the hallmarks of the Greenland kayak.

A Distinctive Voice In The Antipodes

Author: Kirsty Gillespie
Publisher: ANU Press
ISBN: 1760461121
Size: 11.35 MB
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This volume of essays honours the life and work of Stephen A. Wild, one of Australia’s leading ethnomusicologists.

The Engineering Of Sport 7

Author: Margaret Estivalet
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 2287094113
Size: 62.67 MB
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This proceedings volume of the ISEA 2008 examines sports engineering, an interdisciplinary subject which encompasses and integrates not only sports science and classical engineering but also aims to bridge the gap between the analysis of ...

Building Strip Planked Boats

Author: Nick Schade
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071643375
Size: 77.82 MB
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Author Nick Schade presents complete plans for three boats of different types (canoe, kayak, and a dinghy) and shows you step-by-step how to build them. Written for all amateur builders, the book covers materials, tools, and safety issues.