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The Cruising Woman's Advisor free pdf For a woman considering the cruising lifestyle, the questions are endless. What is cruising really like? Can I do it? Will I like it? Will it be horrible, or wonderful? Longtime sailor and circumnavigator Diana Jessie provides advice to women contemplating short-term cruising or long-term voyaging. She gives unique insights into a plethora of women's concerns, including: Why We Go- Cruising Roles and Relationships- The Right Boat- What Do I Need to Learn? If My Partner Falls Overboard, How Do I Rescue Him? Learning for Independence- Fearing the Weather Ahead- Isn't It Dangerous Out There? Medical Preparation and Planning- Children On Board- Family Issues and Events- Staying in Touch- Career Planning and Employment- Bathing, Hair Care, Skin Care, Clothing- Sex at Sea- Provisioning for Cruising.To provide a broad perspective, Diana Jessie includes the opinions of noted women cruisers, including: Barbara Merritt, contributing editor of "Cruising World" magazine- Lin Pardey, longtime cruiser and author of several cruising books- Dawn Riley, noted America's Cup and Whitbread sailor- Patience Wales, two-time circumnavigator and editor of "SAIL" magazine- plus seventeen other women, from novices to world-renowned sailors.

About Diana B. Jessie

Diana Jessie began sailing in 1974, skippering an all-woman's racing crew on San Francisco Bay. She has raced in numerous women's events as well as the St. Francis Big Boat Series, TransPacific, and numerous offshore races. From 1985 to 1992 she circumnavigated aboard

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Author : Diana B. Jessie
Publisher : International Marine Publishing Co
Data Published : 01 April 1997
ISBN : 0070319812
EAN : 9780070319813
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 170 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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