The title is now established as an assential read for ocean novices and dreamers, and is packed with advice based on the author’s own hard-won experience. A book for ordinary sailors rather than fearless heroes, it tackles a multitude of subjects, providing down to earth advice and reassurance about. This guide isn’
t just about how to sail an ocean for the first time, but how to enjoy it. The author’s entert aining accounts will fuel long winters spent dreaming about ocean crossings and Caribbean cruising. They will encourage you, inspire you and bring you closer to that magical moment of casting off.