Ever wonder why some fisherman catch more crab or shrimp than others, Or how apparent wind affects a sailboat? Questions like these and many more subjects are covered in this book.Captain James Karch has put together a superb collection of information and helpful tips for recreational boaters. Covering subjects of interest to both power and sailboat owners and crew alike. A must read for the novice who wants to avoid the pitfalls that persons new to boating encounter and for experienced skippers wanting to learn more. Why won’t a lifejacket necessarily save a child’s life? Practical tips on engine maintenance, navigation, sail handling, docking and lots more. ...