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World Cruising Destinations by Jimmy Cornell

Title World Cruising Destinations
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing
Release 2017-11-30
Category Sports & Recreation
Total Pages 448
ISBN 1472947460
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

'What Jimmy Cornell doesn't know about cruising isn't worth knowing' - Yachting World One of the most influential cruising yachtsmen writing today, Jimmy Cornell has sailed over 200,000 miles on all the oceans of the world, including three circumnavigations and voyages to the Arctic and Antarctic. His successful guide to sailing around the world, World Cruising Routes, has helped many aspirational voyagers turn their dreams into reality and follow in his footsteps. Here in its extensively revised edition is its partner, covering all the land-based essentials for cruisers. This substantial handbook profiles every cruising destination in the world, with information on cruising attractions, history, culture, climate(including average monthly temperatures and rainfall, plus tropical storm seasons), local laws, regulations and formalities, facilities available, plus public holidays and events, emergency telephone numbers, and much more. Everything the cruiser needs to know about. Lavishly illustrated throughout, it is not only a must-have onboard reference work for long distance sailors, but will undoubtedly inspire the adventurous to sail where they have never sailed before.

World Cruising Routes by Jimmy Cornell

Title World Cruising Routes
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher A&C Black
Release 2014-02-27
Category Navigation
Total Pages 616
ISBN 1408158884
Language English, Spanish, and French
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A guide to nearly 1,000 sailing routes covering all the oceans of the world, geared specifically to the needs of cruising sailors. It advises on the winds, currents, regional and seasonal weather, and optimum times for individual routes, plus over 6,000 waypoints.

World Cruising Routes by Jimmy Cornell

Title World Cruising Routes
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher A&C Black
Release 2008-03-30
Category Sports & Recreation
Total Pages 640
ISBN 0713687770
Language English, Spanish, and French
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A one stop reference containing all necessary information for planning a cruise anywhere in the world.

World Voyage Planner by Jimmy Cornell

Title World Voyage Planner
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing
Release 2018-09-20
Category Sports & Recreation
Total Pages 368
ISBN 1472954742
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Jimmy Cornell is the undisputed authority on long distance voyaging. In the new edition of this book, he and his son Ivan help the would-be voyager plan their trip step by step. Aimed at those seriously contemplating an extended cruise (and those dreaming about the possibility), this book will give an idea of what is involved in developing the right strategy. Amongst many important aspects, Jimmy and Ivan consider: - World weather systems - Strategies for sailing long or short circuits in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans - The pros and cons of different routes at different times of year (taking into account weather, currents, wind directions and strengths, likelihood of fog, icebergs, gales, etc) - The pros and cons, attractions and dangers of different routes (such as the problem of piracy) - Practicalities (repair facilities, common gear breakage on extended voyages, places to leave the boat to fly home if necessary, health considerations, provisioning for a long trip, personal safety measures, and much more) - Jimmy's top ten list of common things that ruin a voyage Written from a completely international point of view, World Voyage Planner can help sailors from any country going to any other country to achieve a safe and enjoyable cruise.

World Cruising Handbook by Jimmy Cornell

Title World Cruising Handbook
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Release 2001
Category Sports & Recreation
Total Pages 566
ISBN 9780071376105
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

World Cruising Handbook is a companion volume to Jimmy Cornell's internationally best-selling World Cruising Routes and contains invaluable practical information on all aspects of cruising worldwide. The third edition of World Cruising Handbook has been thoroughly revised to bring it in line with the enormous changes brought about by the Internet revolution. Entries for all 185 maritime nations of the world have been thoroughly revised in order to gather together in a single volume all the practical information anyone would need when planning to sail anywhere in the world. Section I cover matters of general interest such as cruising formalities, health precautions, and radio and satellite communications. Section II describes the history, economy, political situation, culture, climate, language and religion of 185 countries and dependencies, as well as giving an insight into the cruising attractions of each country. Detailed information is provided on: Ports of entry Customs, health and immigration requirements Clearance procedures, cruising permits and bonds Ports, marinas and technical facilities Local time, currency, business hours, public holidays, electricity, etc. Section III contains information on IALA buoyage, U.S. and British chart agents worldwide and a glossary of useful terms in several languages. World Cruising Handbook is the indispensable reference guide for long distance sailors. The information in this book is continuously updated on www.noonsite.com, Jimmy Cornell's website for cruising sailors.

World Cruising Routes by Jimmy Cornell

Title World Cruising Routes
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
Release 1998
Category Navigation
Total Pages 595
ISBN 9780070134065
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

This updated comprehensive cruising guide to all the world's oceans is a valuable reference for cruising sailors and armchair dreamers. More than 500 sailing routes are detailed, including 40 new routes to such high-latitude destinations as Scandinavia, Iceland, Greenland, Alaska, and Antarctica. The book includes 64 pages of 2-color maps, updated Gps coordinates for navigation, and route-by-route descriptions of weather and hazards.

A Passion for the Sea by Jimmy Cornell

Title A Passion for the Sea
Author Jimmy Cornell
Publisher Adlard Coles
Release 2011-03-15
Category Sports & Recreation
Total Pages 496
ISBN 9781408122686
Language English, Spanish, and French
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One of the most influential cruising yachtsmen writing today, Jimmy Cornell has sailed over 200,000 miles in more than thirty years on the oceans, including three circumnavigations and voyages to the Arctic and Antarctic. His successful guide to sailing around the world, World Cruising Routes, has helped many aspirational voyagers turn their dreams into reality and follow in his footsteps. In this new book, Jimmy tells the story of his own travels in great detail. Decades of offshore sailing experience are distilled into this colorful account, which is packed with valuable observations, spiced up with entertaining anecdotes, and illustrated with brilliant photos from along the way. Much more than just an exciting report of his adventures, Jimmy draws on his experiences to share practical tips for those inspired to follow his example, along with important technical information.

Title Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die
Author Chris Santella
Publisher Abrams
Release 2012-11-16
Category Sports & Recreation
Total Pages 224
ISBN 161312063X
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

Landlubbers joke that sailors are always wanting to head off to the ends of the earth, but Chris Santella takes that life-changing desire very seriously. In this, the third installment in his immensely successful ôFifty Placesö series, Santella assembles a crew of the worldÆs greatest championship racers and professional adventurers and persuades them to disclose their favorite destinations around the globe. Interviewees include some of the best-known men and women in the sport: Tom Whidden and Gary Jobson (members of the winning 1987 AmericaÆs Cup crew), Jeff Johnstone (of J-Boats), award-winning sailing writer Lin Pardy, and many others. The amazingly diverse places theyÆve selected range from clubby East Coast ports (Marblehead, Annapolis), to idyllic tropical refuges (Ilha Grande, Brazil; the Polynesian atoll of Mopelia), to some of the most hair-raisingly treacherous waters on earth (Cape Horn). Coastlines around the worldùeven Antarctica and the Arcticùare represented, and the chosen spots include some spectacular inland waters, such as the Bras dÆOr Lakes and the North Channel of Lake Huron. For each of the 50 places, the sailor recommending the venue spins an entertaining yarn about his or her experience there, and each description is accompanied by a make you want to go there now photograph.

Title Essential Sailing Destinations
Author
Publisher
Release 2008
Category Sailing
Total Pages 320
ISBN 9780749558857
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Title Worldwide Cruises and Ports of Call 1997
Author Fodor's
Publisher Fodor's
Release 1996
Category Cruise ships
Total Pages 611
ISBN 9780679031987
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

Covering not only ships that sail the U.S. and the Carribean, this guide also coversthose that cruise Europe and Asia. More than 140 ships from 35 cruise lines are reviewed, in depth, while ports of call sections give essential how to and sightseeing information about the most popular cruise destinations throughout the world.

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