The Art And Science Of Sails

Author: Tom Whidden
Publisher: Seapoint Books
ISBN: 9780997392005
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The bible on selecting, using and maintaining yacht sails by Tom Whidden, the president of North Sails and Michael Levitt, experienced sailor and nautical writer.

The Art And Science Of Sailmaking

Author: Samuel B. Sadler
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There is no reason why all merchant vessels should not have sails of the best
manufacture, as the percentage of risk is not ... The reason is that if all sails had
been treated upon, much unnecessary matter — so far as the art and science of
the ...

The Art Of Science

Author: Barbara Hume
Publisher: Folens Limited
ISBN: 9780947882112
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Activities and Creative Ideas for the Teaching of Science to Children Aged Five to
Nine Barbara Hume, Christine Galton ... howl, flurry, tornado, cyclone, windmill,
sails, windproof, Beaufort Scale, anemometer, weather vane, wind-sock, fresh, ...

Maximum Sail Power

Author: Brian Hancock
Publisher: Nomad Press
ISBN: 1619304279
Size: 23.11 MB
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The art, science, history, and mystery of sails and sailmaking. Written in concise, layperson's language and full of photographs and personal anecdotes, this book goes step-by-step through the process of creating and using sails.

The Death And Life Of Charlie St Cloud

Author: Ben Sherwood
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0553898744
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... Yachts for steering a landlubber through imaginary Force 10 storms and the
crew of Loonatic for a bruising victory in the Wednesday night races; and Kristen
Heissenbuttel at Doyle Sailmakers for revealing the art and science of sail design
.

The Art And Science Of Digital Compositing

Author: Ron Brinkmann
Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann
ISBN: 0080879268
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And the Titanic, submerged for decades, sails once more. Usually the credit for
these fantastic visuals is given to “CGI” (computer-generated imagery) or “
computer graphics,” an attribution that not only broadly simplifies the technology
used ...

The Art Science And Technology Of Medieval Travel

Author: Robert Odell Bork
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754663072
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Galleys were warships. Fleets of the Italian maritime cities in the twelfth century
were often mixed gatherings of galleys and sailing ships. By the latter part of the
thirteenth century, experienced commanders would often remove round ships ...

Float Your Boat

Author: Mark Denny
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801895685
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The Evolution and Science of Sailing Mark Denny ... I thank the following
institutions for contributing images: the Art of the Age of Sail (John Andela),
CoastalBC.com (Cam), the Columbus Foundation BVI (A. J. Sanger), the Cutty
Sark Trust ...

Quarterly Journal Of Science Literature And The Arts

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lofty sail cannot be cited than the fact of its not procuring, under the most
favourable circumstances, a rate of sailing rarely exceeding one-fourth the
velocity of the wind. As the number of masts should be so regulated as to create
facility in ...