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John Vigor has been sailing for more than 40 years in boats ranging from 11 to 72 feet, logging 15,000 miles of ocean voyaging. He is the author of seven nautical books, and contributes articles to Cruising World, SAIL, and Yachting Monthly.Review:
"Vigor is one of the finest boating writers of our time" - Cruising World; "Vigor presents an incredible amount of information in a very clear way" - Ocean Navigator; "Well organized and easy to read. It should be on every vessel" - Ensign review of Boatowner's Handbook; "An invaluable resource. Vigor's practical wisdom gives you the know-how and confidence to prepare your boat for the sea" - Cruising World review of Seaworthy Offshore Sailboat
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Book Description International Marine/Ragged Mo, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110071498885
Book Description International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0071498885 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0956609