|Statement||by Sir Alan Moore; illustrated by R. Morton Nance; and with two drawings by an Arab.|
|LC Classifications||VM531 .M6 1970|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 5-260 p.|
|Number of Pages||260|
|LC Control Number||74520757|
The mizzen sail is utilized to increase drive. ——'Yawl. Like the ketch, though the mizzen mast is much smaller and aft of the rudder post; see figure The mizzen sail is used for control rather than drive. ——'Sloop. Any fore-and-aft rigged boat with a single mast. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moore, Alan Hilary, Sir, bart., Last days of mast & sail. Camden, Me., International Marine Pub. Co. . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moore, Alan Hilary, Sir, bart., Last days of mast & sail. Oxford, The Clarendon press, (OCoLC) Last days of mast & sail: an essay in nautical comparative anatomy Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Trent University Library :
Two Years Before the Mast is a book by the American author Richard Henry Dana, Jr. written after a two-year sea voyage starting in While at Harvard College, Dana had an attack of the measles, which affected his vision. Thinking it might help his sight, Dana, rather than going on a Grand Tour as most of his fellow classmates traditionally did (and unable to afford it4/5. The Last Grain Race is not sailing in the sun and spray but rather a vivid tale of life before the mast. It is remarkable that a young English lad of 18 signed on as a raw hand on a steel four masted bark in and wrote about his life sailing to Australia around the Cape of Good Hope and home via Cape Horn/5. Here’s the last hurrah of the mast abeam rule from the – 96 RRS edition: Luffing – After starting and clearing the starting line, subject to rule 32 (serious damage), a yacht clear ahead or a leeward yacht may luff as she pleases unless the windward yacht has been mast abeam (ah, there’s a definition of the term) at any time. In honor of Sports Illustrated's 60th anniversary, is republishing, in full, 60 of the best stories to ever run in the 's selection is "12 Days Before The Mast," which Author: Gilbert Rogin.
Last Days of Mast and Sail: Essay in Nautical Comp. Last days of mast and sail: essay in nautical. Lot of 2 brown lego pirate ship sail pieces, long mast rigging excellent. "If you don't receive item after days, please contact us, we'll investigate and solve the delivery issue including resend or refund". The last days of Arab sail. They were rigged with lateens, triangular sails set on long yards mounted at an angle on the mast, The book’s meta-narratives are respect for seamanship and a sadness that the age of sail was passing into history: “It seemed to me, having looked far and wide over twenty years of a seafaring lifetime, that. Two Years Before the Mast is a memoir by the American author Richard Henry Dana Jr., published in , having been written after a two-year sea voyage from Boston to California on a merchant ship starting in A film adaptation under the same name was released in While an undergraduate at Harvard College, Dana had an attack of the Author: Richard Henry Dana Jr. A crack like a shot rang through the air. The wooden boom ripped from the mast. White fabric billowed for a second on the water’s surface. A wave cascaded over the hull and filled the submerged sail, adding to the force that drove them farther onto the reef. Dawn grabbed for the now-useless wheel to pull herself : Wendy Hinman.