History Sailing

Profiles in Folly: History’s Worst Decisions and Why They Went Wrong  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at July 16, 2017
Profiles in Folly: History’s Worst Decisions and Why They Went Wrong

Profiles in Folly: History’s Worst Decisions and Why They Went Wrong by Alan Axelrod
English | September 1st, 2007 | ISBN: 1402747683, 1402797788 | 368 pages | MOBI | 1.39 MB

Using the same engrossing anecdotal format that proved so popular in Profiles in Audacity, bestselling author Alan Axelrod turns to the dark side of audacious decision-making and explores history's most tragic errors.

The Ancient Sailing Season (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 1, 2017
The Ancient Sailing Season (repost)

The Ancient Sailing Season (Mnemosyne Supplements History and Archaeology of Classical Antiquity) by James Beresford
English | 2013 | ISBN-10: 9004223525 | 364 pages | PDF | 5,6 MB

Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Dec. 11, 2016
Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics [Repost]

Andrew Evans, "Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics"
ISBN: 0071836535 | 2014 | EPUB | 256 pages | 13 MB

Decision at Sea: Five Naval Battles that Shaped American History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Oct. 21, 2016
Decision at Sea: Five Naval Battles that Shaped American History

Decision at Sea: Five Naval Battles that Shaped American History
Oxford University Press | 2005 | ISBN: 0195171454 | English | 408 pages | PDF | 58 MB

The Gaff Rig Handbook: History, Design, Techniques, Developments  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Sept. 17, 2016
The Gaff Rig Handbook: History, Design, Techniques, Developments

The Gaff Rig Handbook: History, Design, Techniques, Developments by John Leather
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1408114402 | 240 pages | EPUB | 18 MB

Blue Water, Green Skipper: A Memoir of Sailing Alone Across the Atlantic  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 28, 2016
Blue Water, Green Skipper: A Memoir of Sailing Alone Across the Atlantic

Blue Water, Green Skipper: A Memoir of Sailing Alone Across the Atlantic
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (1 ch) | Duration: 06:28:59 | 2012 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B008RT1PL4
Size: 177 MB | Genre: History

Stuart Woods had never owned more than a dinghy before setting out on one of the world's most demanding sea voyages, navigating single-handedly across the Atlantic. How, at the age of 37, did this self-proclaimed novice go from small ponds to the big sea?
The Battle of the Coral Sea: The History and Legacy of World War II's First Major Battle Between Aircraft Carriers

The Battle of the Coral Sea: The History and Legacy of World War II's First Major Battle Between Aircraft Carriers by Charles River Editors
2016 | ISBN: 1534981233 | English | 54 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

The History of the American Sailing Navy: The Ships and Their Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Feb. 11, 2016
The History of the American Sailing Navy: The Ships and Their Development

The History of the American Sailing Navy: The Ships and Their Development
Bonanza Books | 1949 | ISBN: N/A | English | 664 pages | PDF | 84.5 MB

Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at Feb. 4, 2016
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter (Repost)

Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter By Thomas Cahill
2004 | 352 Pages | ISBN: 0385495544 | EPUB + MOBI | 6 MB + 7 MB

Robotic Sailing: Proceedings of the 4th International Robotic Sailing Conference  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Sept. 24, 2015
Robotic Sailing: Proceedings of the 4th International Robotic Sailing Conference

Robotic Sailing: Proceedings of the 4th International Robotic Sailing Conference by Alexander Schlaefer
English | July 25, 2011 | ISBN: 3642228356 | 203 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

While sailing has a long tradition, both as a means of transportation and as a sport, robotic sailing is a fairly new area of research. One of its unique characteristics is the use of wind for propulsion.