Now, under the able pen of world cruiser Jim Leishman, Beebe’s classic Voyaging Under Power has received its first complete overhaul. This thoroughly revised. The Noah’s Ark approach. “One if by land, two if by sea.” We have all heard that phrase before. It’s a rallying call more than years old, and I believe it also. VOYAGING UNDER POWER, FOURTH EDITION, Robert Beebe, revised by Denis Umstot Abridged CONTENTS Foreward: Bill Parlatore Preface 1 Robert .
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Voyaging Under Power
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Simon marked it as to-read Oct 05, What Beebe learned in those years of voyaging became, in undre, Voyaging Under Power still the most important and influential book ever published on long-distance powerboating. Beebe Captain Robert P. His thirty-year career in the U. BeebeJames F. Back in the s, no suitable long-distance powerboats existed.
Kari Simmons rated it really liked it May 27, The core of the book is vintage Beebe; his designs, his research, and his wonderful cruising stories remain intact. Anyone wanting to join, or at least understand the elements of, the long-distance passagemaking lifestyle will find a great deal of knowledge that is realistic, useful, and undfr.
Now, under the able pen of world cruiser Jim Leishman, Beebe’s classic Voyaging Under Power has received its first complete overhaul. Voyagingg and Splices Jeff Toghill.
Weather Companion Tim Bartlett. This classic pwoer is now up to date in every way, ready to serve a new generation of readers who want to cross oceans but wish to be, as famed sailboat racer turned powerboat cruiser Carleton Mitchell said in his introduction to the first edition, “released from the tyranny of sail”.
The resulting boat, Passagemaker, was home to the Beebes for many years and more than 60, ocean-crossing miles. Joe Scott rated it liked it Sep 11, Back in the s, no suitable long-distance powerboats existed.