A Simplified Guide to Small Marine Craft Seamanship.

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Non-Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
One of a series of "Simplified Guides" for Small Marine Craft operators up to 100 tons.

Table of Contents

Small Marine Craft Seamanship.

Submitted: April 24, 2017

Small Marine Craft Seamanship.     A military Riverine course makes it crystal-clear to all trainees that Seamanshi... Read Chapter

Basic Nautical Terms and Definitions.

Submitted: April 24, 2017

Basic Nautical Terms and Definitions.     As when joining the military, at first the terms used by sailors must see... Read Chapter

Terms Related to Parts of a Craft

Submitted: May 04, 2017

Terms Related to Parts of a Craft   The main body of a craft is termed as being the hull, which is the divided approximate... Read Chapter

Terms Relating to Position, Direction, within and outside a craft

Submitted: May 10, 2017

Terms Relating to Position, Direction, within and outside a craft   A sailor speaks of living in a ship or craft, not on a... Read Chapter

Terms Relating to the Movement of a Vessel.

Submitted: May 10, 2017

Terms Relating to the Movement of a Vessel.   A vessel is termed as under way when she is not made fast, secured, to a buo... Read Chapter

Terms used in Sailing.

Submitted: May 10, 2017

Terms used in Sailing.   In steering a sailing craft, the tiller is termed as the helm, and in directing its movement, ref... Read Chapter

Miscellaneous Seamanship Terms.

Submitted: May 11, 2017

Miscellaneous Seamanship Terms.   Aback.  When the wind increases on the wrong side of the sail. Abate.  Whe... Read Chapter

Small Marine Craft Equipment. (1)

Submitted: June 25, 2017

Small Marine Craft Equipment.   Sections containing a brief description of the basic permanent and expendable items of a s... Read Chapter

Small Marine Craft Equipment. (2)

Submitted: June 25, 2017

Section 2, Ground Tackle, and Rope Securing Equipment.   Ground Tackle, is the general term used for anchors and their assoc... Read Chapter