Dinghy sailor"s pocket book.

by Robin Steavenson

Publisher: Evans Bros

Written in English
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Tags. Add tags for "Go dinghy sailing". Be the first. An errata slip in the first edition of states: “For service use in rafts and lifeboats the book will be waterproofed and will have spiral plastic binding. The book and charts will be contained in a waterproofed envelope.” It directs the reader to always carry a pocket watch set to Greenwich Time in order to determine longitude.