- Author: Jimmy Cornell
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
- ISBN: 9781472947802
- Page: 616
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1000 Sailing Routes in All Oceans of the World Jimmy Cornell, Jimmy Cornell (plotter agent). TABLE OF CONTENTS FOREWORD INTRODUCTION EXPLANATORY NOTE ROUTE PLANNING WINDS AND CURRENTS THE ATLANTIC OCEAN WINDS AND CURRENTS OF THE NORTH ...
LLong established as the bible for long-distance cruisers and a bestseller for more than 25 years, World Cruising Routes is the indispensable planning guide to nearly 1,000 sailing routes covering all the oceans of the world from the tropical South Seas to the high latitudes of the Arctic and Antarctic, geared specifically to the needs of cruising sailors. It contains information on the winds, currents, regional and seasonal weather, as well as suggestions about optimum times for individual routes. This new, fully revised and updated 8th edition assesses how changes around the world have affected cruising routes and how climatic change has altered the cruising landscape and necessitated adaptations in timing and route-planning. It provides over 6,000 waypoints to assist skippers in planning individual routes. It is the perfect one-stop reference for planning a cruise anywhere in the world. 'The most important book for long-distance voyagers to come along in decades.' Cruising World