Description - Boats, Boffins and Bowlines by George Drower
From cloud classification and screw propellers to radio telephones and the measurement of tides, from the sextant to the first fibreglass boat, Boats, Boffins and Bowlines is a collection of stories of the intrepid and ingenious that will inspire and intrigue sailors everywhere.
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(198mm x 127mm x 10mm)
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Author Biography - George Drower
George Drower is a writer and historian, and the author of Gardeners, Gurus and Grubs: the stories of Garden Inventors and Innovations and Heligoland (both Sutton Publishing). He has raced at Cowes, Burnham and in the North Sea.