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Author: Henry Beard
With text by Henry Beard, founder of the National Lampoon and illustrations by Roy McKie, here is the New York Times bestselling lexicon of sailing--or, the art of getting wet and becoming ill while slowly going nowhere at great expense. — Sailing embarks upon uncharted waters, diving authoritatively into terms like adrift (a boat t...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780894801440
ISBN-10: 0894801449
Publication Date: 1/4/1981
Pages: 95
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.

3.6 stars, based on 9 ratings
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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If you need a light-hearted look at sailing, this is it. Anyone who has ever stepped foot on a wind-driven boat will enjoy the humorous approach to the sport/hobby! In dictionary style, an example is: Flashlight-Tubular metal container used for storing dead batteries prior to their disposal. We've all been there!
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Very funny!
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Funny definations for sailors and those who don\'t! \"A dictionary for Landlubbers, Old Salts & Armchair Drifters.\"