9781574090000-1574090003-The Symmetry of Sailing: The Physics of Sailing for Yachtsmen

The Symmetry of Sailing: The Physics of Sailing for Yachtsmen

ISBN-13: 9781574090000
ISBN-10: 1574090003
Author: Garrett, Ross
Publication date: 1996
Publisher: Sheridan House
Format: Paperback 280 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781574090000
ISBN-10: 1574090003
Author: Garrett, Ross
Publication date: 1996
Publisher: Sheridan House
Format: Paperback 280 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Garrett, Ross wrote The Symmetry of Sailing: The Physics of Sailing for Yachtsmen comprising 280 pages back in 1996. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1574090003 and 9781574090000. Since then The Symmetry of Sailing: The Physics of Sailing for Yachtsmen textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Why must a boat make leeway in order to sail to windward? How can a helmsman prevent downwind rolling? Why is a sail able to produce a force at right angles to the wind direction? These and many other important questions are addressed by the authors in this detailed study of the motive forces of a yacht.

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