Advanced Cruising and Seamanship covers sailing, cruising, and seamanship topics with a hands-on approach to real world problem solving. Topics include upwind and downwind sail trim, including heavy air sailing, cruising spinnakers, and how to trim for comfort, speed, and balance. But the book goes way beyond sail trim! Other topics include how to make new guests feel at ease, anchoring, docking, navigation, knots, heavy weather sailing, and a series of problems and solutions. Advanced Cruising and Seamanship is filled with practical hands-on techniques, challenging problems, and real-world solutions.