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Water sports & recreations

Paperback. When Ellen finished the Vendee Globe, yachting's toughest race aged just 24 the nation took her to it's heart. The depth of the affection for Ellen is extraordinary - she makes people feel like they can do anything! This book presents her story. Num Pages: 416 pages, 32pp colour illustrations. BIC Classification: BGSA; WSSN3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 29. Weight in Grams: 342.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141006970
ISBN
9780141006970

€ 14.99
€ 11.60

Paperback. When Marcia and David Pirie abandoned their careers and sailed off in their home-built ketch Moongazer, They embarked on a journey that took them around the world, and became a way of life for nine years. Travellers on a Trade Wind covers the highlights of the journey. Num Pages: 344 pages, drawings, maps. BIC Classification: 1QSP; BG; WSSN3; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
Edition
New
SKU
V9780850364712
ISBN
9780850364712

€ 16.99
€ 15.10

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Anchor
Condition
New
SKU
V9781400034901
ISBN
9781400034901

€ 18.99
€ 14.78

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages, Color photos throughout. BIC Classification: 1KLSH; AJCR; WSSG; WSZG; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 286 x 286 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1528.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Patagonia Books United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9781938340215
ISBN
9781938340215

€ 23.99
€ 21.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 144 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLSH; RBKC; RNK; WNCS1; WSSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 166 x 23. Weight in Grams: 402.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Patagonia
Condition
New
SKU
V9781938340420
ISBN
9781938340420

€ 19.99
€ 18.13

Paperback. The story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart boat race - the most dramatic in yacht racing history Num Pages: 304 pages, 1 b/w illus, 46 b/w plates (16pp). BIC Classification: 1MBF; WSSN3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 128 x 15. Weight in Grams: 240.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Condition
New
SKU
9780007292080
ISBN
9780007292080

€ 19.99
€ 8.65

Hardcover. As a thirty-year-old tourist in Turkey, the author stumbles across the steel frame of a ninety-foot sailboat and decides to fulfill a long-buried dream: he will rebuild the boat. In this memoir, he reveals the story of building his own sailing ship and of the disastrous voyage that ensues. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVT; BM; WSSN3; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 226 x 147 x 27. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
William Heinemann Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780434021956
ISBN
9780434021956

€ 24.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. For readers of Laura Hillenbrand's Unbroken and Daniel James Brown's The Boys in the Boat. The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. Num Pages: 432 pages, 2 x 8 pages black and white plate section. BIC Classification: 1MKPH; 3JJG; WSBB; WSBX; WSSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 233 x 32. Weight in Grams: 594.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Little, Brown
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408707890
ISBN
9781408707890

€ 19.99
€ 19.29

Paperback. Leads readers through the process of crafting their own lashed-frame, fabric-covered, custom-fitted Greenland kayak, using common woodworking tools. This manual includes: primers in lumber milling, fastening, rib bending, and measuring; and instructions for making a Greenland paddle, paddling clothing, float bags, skegs, and more. Num Pages: 240 pages, 66 photographs, 22 drawings. BIC Classification: TRLD; WSSN5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 187 x 14. Weight in Grams: 364.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780071392372
ISBN
9780071392372

€ 13.22

Hardcover. Num Pages: 200 pages, 30 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: WSBX; WSSN7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 160 x 21. Weight in Grams: 508.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9781493026531
ISBN
9781493026531

€ 23.99
€ 19.71

Hardcover. The Captains' Guide to Liferaft Survival contains everything a castaway needs to know to survive in a liferaft and get rescued as quickly as possible. Filled with useful experience from the author's 20 years as a captain, the book draws on the latest research in equipment, techniques, and emergency medicine. Num Pages: 204 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: WSSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780924486005
ISBN
9780924486005

€ 25.00

Hardcover. Mankind has plied the waves of the ocean since the dawn of recorded time, seeking sustenance, riches and adventure. This book maps out some of the world's great sailing venues, as shared by champion racers and celebrated adventurers. The venues range from ports like Newport to the passage around Cape Horn to idyllic island retreats like Mopelia. Num Pages: 224 pages, cl / bw / tt illustrations, cl40 / bw / tt40 photographs. BIC Classification: WSSN3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 186 x 27. Weight in Grams: 846.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Stewart, Tabori & Chang
Condition
New
SKU
9781584795674
ISBN
9781584795674

€ 21.99
€ 13.92

Map.
Publication date
1990
Publisher
Imray,Laurie,Norie & Wilson Ltd United Kingdom
Condition
New
SKU
V9780852883051
ISBN
9780852883051

€ 23.99
€ 21.09

Paperback. Benjamin Lundy crossed oceans under sail in the late 19th century and over 100 years Derek Lundy, his great-great nephew, has re-created that journey. In this work, he palces Benjamin on board the Beara Head with a community of fellow seamen as they perform the dangerous work of sailing a square-rigger across the Atlantic and round Cape Horn. Num Pages: 464 pages, Illustrationsmap,port. BIC Classification: WSSN3; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 29. Weight in Grams: 330. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001385
ISBN
9780099286622

€ 17.95

Paperback. Historical diving bells, Greek sponge divers, world war two frogmen and record-setting breath hold divers compete for space with sharks, turtles, dolphins and sea slugs. From Ireland to Florida, Papua New Guinea to Vienna and the Bahamas to Seychelles, this title provides a view from a glass bottomed boat - on an unfamiliar destination. Num Pages: 384 pages, 8pp b&w illustrations, bibliography. BIC Classification: WSSC1; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0021148
ISBN
9780140287301

€ 8.05

Paperback. The first quick-and-easy composite construction method for canoes and kayaks. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: TRL; WSSN5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 274 x 14. Weight in Grams: 592.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
International Marine Publishing Co United States
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780071597357
ISBN
9780071597357

€ 29.99
€ 21.40

Hardcover. Describes every practical knot, what it looks like, where it comes from, and how to tie it. The book includes 4,000 knots, with all the varieties of shipboard knots as well as knots used by butchers, steeplejacks, electric linesmen, knitters, cobblers, surgeons, poachers and cowboys. Illustrator(s): Ashley, Clifford W. Editor(s): Budworth, Geoffrey. Num Pages: 632 pages, 7000 drawings, 8pp plates, 12 illustrations and endpapers. BIC Classification: WD; WSSN3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 282 x 221 x 54. Weight in Grams: 1868.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571096596
ISBN
9780571096596

€ 55.00
€ 43.56

Paperback. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: BGS; WSSN7. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 24. Weight in Grams: 406. Good clean copy. Showing light shelfwear, remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Beacon Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0021702
ISBN
9780807090367

€ 17.15

Paperback. Fresh from his triumphant and extraordinary achievement at the Olympic Games in Beijing, Michael Phelps shows us the secrets to his remarkable success Num Pages: 240 pages, 16pp colour plates. BIC Classification: BGSA; WSSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 132 x 17. Weight in Grams: 200. Good clean copy. Showing light shelfwear, remains a nice copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSG0021725
ISBN
9781847396389

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: BGS; VXA; WSSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 135 x 16. Weight in Grams: 294.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
HarperWave
Condition
New
SKU
9780062343604
ISBN
9780062343604

€ 12.99
€ 9.53

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