The Physics of Sailing Explained PDF ePub eBook

  • Format Name: The Physics of Sailing Explained
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  • Publisher: Sheridan House
  • Data Published: 01 October 2003
  • ISBN: 1574091700
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  • Format eBook: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
  • File Size: 47MB
  • Language: English
  • Number of Pages: 160 pages
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Authoritative yet accessible, this is the perfect work for those sailors who want to enhance their understanding and enjoyment of life at sea. It will enable readers to better grasp how sails, keels, and hulls work together to keep seafarers afloat, and will sharpen their skills with a more subtle and thorough appreciation of why various boat design features are present and why certain tactics work in certain situations.

About Bryon D. Anderson

Bryon D. Anderson is a professor of physics at Kent State University and an avid sailor. As a graduate student, he spent many summers sailing Lake Erie, even making a trip to Canada and back, and has since developed a passion for cruising and club racing. This is his first nautical book.


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