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Admiralty Manual of Seamanship Volume I

£20.00

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Volume I of the Admiralty Manual of Seamanship is the basic book of seamanship for officers and men joining the Royal Navy but should prove useful to all who put to sea in ships and boats.
The book describes many types of ship and their equipment; its scope has been widened to include ship safety and firefighting; man-made fibre cordage; more information on the handling and splicing of ropes; boats and their handling and sailing; and elements of the Rule of the Road sufficient for coxwains (helmsmen) of small boats.
Its chapters have been arranged in four parts: 'Ship Knowledge and Safety', ;Seamanship', 'Ship Organisation' and 'Shiphandling and Navigation'.

This edition published in 1972

Slight marks on dustjacket

Item details

Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
494
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO)

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Volume I of the Admiralty Manual of Seamanship is the basic book of seamanship for officers and men joining the Royal Navy but should prove useful to all who put to sea in ships and boats.
The book describes many types of ship and their equipment; its scope has been widened to include ship safety and firefighting; man-made fibre cordage; more information on the handling and splicing of ropes; boats and their handling and sailing; and elements of the Rule of the Road sufficient for coxwains (helmsmen) of small boats.
Its chapters have been arranged in four parts: 'Ship Knowledge and Safety', ;Seamanship', 'Ship Organisation' and 'Shiphandling and Navigation'.

This edition published in 1972

Slight marks on dustjacket

Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
494
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO)

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