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Sea kayaking : a manual for long-distance touring

Author: John Dowd
Publisher: Vancouver ; Berkeley [Calif.] : Greystone Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 5th paperback edView all editions and formats
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In this guide, veteran paddler John Dowd provides the foundations of sound seamanship and good risk management, including lessons on how to read the weather and the water, how to navigate, and how to travel with a group. He covers the basics of equipment and technique, detailing types of paddles and strokes, and presents practical, concrete advice on dealing with potential hazards and carrying out rescues. The book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dowd, John.
Sea kayaking.
Vancouver, B.C. ; Berkeley [Calif.] : Greystone Books ; [S.l.] : Distributed in the U.S. by Publishers Group West, 2004
(DLC) 2003064314
(OCoLC)53900371
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Dowd
ISBN: 9781926685366 1926685369 1282696270 9781282696273
OCLC Number: 696834072
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 276 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: John Dowd.
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