Our Library

Author: Pete


Here is a list of all the reading material that we’ll be taking aboard Tayrona:


The Annapolis Book of Seamanship by John Rousmaniere

Basics of boat composition, knots, sailing terms.

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Niger Calder’s Cruising Handbook by Nigel Calder

Comprehensive guide to cruising considerations.

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How to Sail Around the World by Hal Roth

A seasoned sailor’s recommendations on cruising equipment and technique.

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World Cruising Destinations by Jimmy Cornell

Port information for popular cruising grounds.

World Cruising Destinations


Get Her On Board: The Secret to Sharing the Cruising Dream by Nick O’Kelly

Miranda got this for me!  Ha!  Just like it sounds.

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Bumfuzzle by Patric Schulte:

A novice couple sail around the world.

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World Cruising Routes by Jimmy Cornell

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World Cruising Handbook by Jimmy Cornell

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Offshore Sailing: 200 Essential Passagemaking Tips by William Seifert & Daniel Spurr

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Boatowner’s Mechanical and Electrical Manual: How to Maintain, Repair, and Improve Your Boat’s Essential Systems by Nigel Calder

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Instant Weather Forecasting by Alan Watts

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The Voyager’s Handbook: The Essential Guide to Blue Water Cruising by Beth Leonard

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Modern Marine Weather by David Burch & Tobias Burch

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The Boat Galley Cookbook by Carolyn Shearlock & Jan Irons

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NightWatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe by Terence Dickinson

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The Cruiser’s Handbook of Fishing by Scott Bannerot & Wendy Bannerot

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