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Robotic Sailing 2016: Proceedings of the 9th International Robotic Sailing Conference  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 12, 2017
Robotic Sailing 2016: Proceedings of the 9th International Robotic Sailing Conference

Robotic Sailing 2016: Proceedings of the 9th International Robotic Sailing Conference
English | 2016 | 103 Pages EPUB | ISBN : 3319454528 | 3.11 MB

This book contains selected papers that address a variety of topics related to the design, development and operation of unmanned and fully autonomous sailing boats.

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 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.

The Sailing Frigate: A History in Ship Models  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 3, 2015
The Sailing Frigate: A History in Ship Models

The Sailing Frigate by Robert Gardiner
English | 30 Jan. 2016 | ISBN: 184832295X, 1848321600 | 128 Pages | EPUB (True) | 44.39 MB

The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich houses the largest collection of scale ship models in the world, many of which are official, contemporary artefacts made by the craftsmen of the navy or the shipbuilders themselves, and ranging from the mid seventeenth century to the present day.

Physics of Sailing (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Feb. 17, 2015
Physics of Sailing (Repost)

John Kimball, "Physics of Sailing"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1420073761 | PDF | pages: 298 | 5,4 mb

The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854 (The U.S. Navy Warship Series) (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Sept. 23, 2014
The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854 (The U.S. Navy Warship Series) (Repost)

Paul Silverstone - The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854 (The U.S. Navy Warship Series)
Routledge | 2006 | ISBN: 0415978726 | English | 122 pages | PDF | 5.16 MB