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Wind Strategy [Paperback]

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Item description for Wind Strategy by David Houghton & Fiona Campbell...

This has, for 20 years, been the definitive book on wind for racing sailors worldwide.

Contains easy-to-understand conceptual models of wind behaviour. So that wherever you are it trains you to recognise what the wind is doing and why. The 3rd edition has:

  1. Detailed wind analysis of the world's most popular venues.
  2. 40% of the book rewritten.
  3. Inclusion of sailor & meteorologist Fiona Campbell as co-author.

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Item Specifications...

Pages   128
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.25" Width: 6.75" Height: 9.5"
Weight:   0.7 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jul 31, 2006
Publisher   Wiley
ISBN  1904475124  
ISBN13  9781904475125  

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More About David Houghton & Fiona Campbell

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! David McKay is Professor of Government at the University of Essex. He is the author or co-author of numerous books and papers on American and comparative politics, including the best-selling "American Politics and Society" (5th edition, Blackwell Publishers, 2001).

David Houghton is Lecturer in Government at the University of Essex. He is the author of papers on US foreign policy in leading journals and of the book "US Foreign Policy and the Iran Hostage Crisis" (2001).

Andrew Wroe is Research Fellow in the Department of Government at the University of Essex and the author of papers on anti-immigration movements in the US and related issues.

David Houghton was born in 1928.

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Wind Strategy: the hidden advantage of the aware sailor  Jul 14, 2008
This book has brought out details of racing factors which definitely affect a races outcome. It is readable and immediately usable. It definitely promotes further insightfulness to sailing venues and awareness of conditions affecting the wind, which in no small part determines the outcome of any race. I recommend this book to any sailor who wishes to take the next step into a more technical relm of sailing.
Another wind book for ocean racers  Jun 8, 2007
I am always looking for a book that can help me sail in Kansas. Kansas is the place where the forcast is 10 to 15, but the wind can be 3 or 25 knots. The wind on our last race was 305 to 342 with shifts about 2.5 minutes.

For a small lake sailer this book does have some information, but not what is needed.

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