Last edited by Tesho
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 | History

3 edition of Modern seamanship found in the catalog.

Modern seamanship

Austin Melvin Knight

Modern seamanship

  • 371 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by D. Van Nostrand company, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navigation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Austin M. Knight...11th ed., rewritten and revised by Captain Robert A. Hall...assisted by the officers of the Department of seamanship and navigation, United States Naval academy. Chapters on weather prepared by Professor Frederick L. Caudle...
    ContributionsHall, Robert Archibald, 1888- ed., Caudle, Frederick L., 1900-, United States Naval Academy. Dept. of Seamanship and Navigation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVK541 .K73 1945
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 948 p.
    Number of Pages948
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6483252M
    LC Control Number45006249
    OCLC/WorldCa1609204

    Gutters on each side of the keelson to allow the water to pass into the pump-well. An apparatus for Modern seamanship book assistance of those who may fall overboard. Frames, forward and aft, which are not at right angles to the central fore and aft line of the vessel. It supplies all the navigation techniques, safety laws and procedures, and maintenance practices you need to make each ocean-going trip safe and enjoyable. Wooden ships are usually built on stocks and launched on ways, which are inclined planes leading to the water's edge. However this should never be done lightly.

    Every vessel over 12 meters in length is required by law to have a copy of these rules on board. To protect the main Modern seamanship book from injury in grounding there is fitted under it a false keel 4bolted on after the bolts which secure the frames to the main keel are clinched. Storage-room for explosive projectiles; when but one on board, is usually under the orlop near the after-hatch. Your learning curve will be shortened.

    Cranes projecting from the ship's side to hoist boats, etc. Carvel Blair and Prof. Usually forward on the berth-deck or leading off of fore-passage. This eighteenth edition also provides you with new sections on channel marking, towing and salvage, and the maritime buoyage system. Gun-deck A covered deck of a man-of-war carrying the whole or a portion of her battery. A knee which is inclined diagonally, usually to clear a port.


Share this book
You might also like
Red hats

Red hats

humours of Scottish life.

humours of Scottish life.

socialism

socialism

Genetic resources, chromosome engineering, and crop improvement

Genetic resources, chromosome engineering, and crop improvement

Competitive gymnastics

Competitive gymnastics

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

Planning individual leisure activities for adults with visual and learning disabilities

Planning individual leisure activities for adults with visual and learning disabilities

New technology and the journalist

New technology and the journalist

Animals and archaeology

Animals and archaeology

determination of the major social problems of American life

determination of the major social problems of American life

Problems of moral philosophy

Problems of moral philosophy

From Alpha to Omega

From Alpha to Omega

The courts of Ontario

The courts of Ontario

Companies Acts of Ireland and the UK

Companies Acts of Ireland and the UK

Modern seamanship by Austin Melvin Knight Download PDF Ebook

Bassett, U. It had lost its covers, and the pages had been thumbed into a state of extremely dirty softness; but the back had been lovingly stitched Modern seamanship book with white cotton thread, which looked clean yet.

There are usually additional keelsons at each side of the main keelson, known as sister keelsons Without a doubt, Knight's Modern Seamanship, Eighteenth Edition, is your foremost guide to mastering the lore of the sea. Main article: Navigation Modern seamanship book is the art and Modern seamanship book of safely and efficiently directing the movements of a vessel from one point to another.

Frames in which are set the side-lights of a vessel when under way. Such are the studding-sail boom-irons on the lower and top-sail yards. I assure you to leave off reading was like tearing myself away from the shelter of an old and solid friendship.

Iron rings secured to one yard or spar, to support another spar, which passes through the iron. From preparation and boat handling under sail and powerto working on deck, you'll be inspired by the breadth and depth of knowledge at your fingertips.

A beam extending across the after-part of the ship. It is of live-oak, or elm, and made of several pieces, the joints of which are known as scarphs. A new section on ship communications tells you how to select and operate modern communication devices. It was too long to be his. Thus to put the vessel into astern mode the rudder can be rotated through degrees without altering the speed and direction of the engine.

See Helm. It is an indispensable reference source for pleasure boaters, merchant marine personnel, and anyone who needs expert seagoing advice. Hole cut in ship's side to give light and air to berth-deck. Now in its eighteenth edition, Knight's Modern Seamanship continues the salty tradition of its predecessors.

Dee Fitch Steer by this venerable guide to shiphandling and safety and youll easily see why, since publication of the first edition 83 years ago, it has been the singlemost trusted "beacon" for millions of pleasure boaters and professional seamen alike.

Free eBooks Downloads

Eye-bolts having a ring through the eye of the bolt. Commonly used to define the after side of a top-gallant forecastle. A bar of iron or wood which passes through a fid-hole in the heel of a mast and rests on the trestle-trees on either side. Dee Fitch Modern seamanship book by this venerable Modern seamanship book to shiphandling and safety and you'll easily see why, since publication Modern seamanship book the first edition 83 years ago, it has been the single-most trusted "beacon" for millions of pleasure boaters and professional seamen alike.

Storage-room for explosive projectiles; when Modern seamanship book one on board, is usually under the orlop near the after-hatch. In situations where the pilot is an "advisor" even though he has the conthe pilot or his "Association" have no responsibility or liability in the case of an accident.

The quarters of the commanding officer of a ship. These propellers rotated counterclockwise at all times and so the "walk" was "normal". To check marine growth on the bottom of vessels and the consequent decrease of speed, all wooden vessels of war are sheathed with copper from the keel to a point some distance above their line of flotation, or "water-line.

A small wooden cap on a flag-staff or mast-head with holes or sheaves for halliards. That was the question.Aug 04,  · Modern seamanship by Austin Melvin Knight,D. Van Nostrand Company, inc. edition, in English - 10th ed., rewritten and rev.

by the officers of the Department of Seamanship and Navigation, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, 42comusa.com by: 4. Jan 18,  · Without a doubt, Knight's Modern Seamanship, Eighteenth Edition, is your foremost guide to mastering the lore of the sea.

It is an indispensable reference source for pleasure boaters, merchant marine personnel, and anyone who needs expert seagoing advice.5/5(2). Without a doubt, Knight's Modern Seamanship, Eighteenth Edition, is your foremost guide to mastering the lore of the sea. It is an indispensable reference source for pleasure boaters, merchant marine personnel, and anyone who needs expert seagoing advice.Knight's Modern Seamanship from the U.S.S.

Honolulu pdf posted in EPHEMERA, PHOTOGRAPHS & Pdf ARTWORK: This book had been stored away for quite a while until it resurfaced in a box I was going through. This is a first printing (June ) of the Knights Modern Seamanship Eleventh Revised Edition. Regularly copies of this book dont bring much interest unless theres a complete set.

.Aug 31,  · The majority of books download pdf introductions or aimed at super tanker Captains. This is an in depth look at seamanship skills, and the science behind them. A bit dated now, mainly in the electronics and radio section, it is still a marvel. Available for under $, it is the bargain of a 42comusa.coms: 4.Modern Seamanship | This is ebook pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization 42comusa.com: BiblioLife.