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Sailing Vessel Nereis

Nereis moored on the
Rio Dulce, Guatemala

 

 

Palapa of Knowledge, Isla Mujeres, Mexico - Cafe News Cover

Palapa of Knowledge
Isla Mujeres, Mexico

 

 

Hurricane Suvival Guide

Hurricane Survival Guide

 

 

Frigate Bird in Isla Mujeres, Mexico - Tiller Tales Cover

Frigate Bird
Isla Mujeres, Mexico

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Just in time for the 2008 Hurricane Season ... The Hurricane Survival Guide with the Hurricane Finder Chart is now available as an eBook. 

 

Tiller Tales

Tiller Tales is a compilation of 22 nautical short stories chronicling the author's experiences sailing on his 29-foot sloop through some 25,000 miles of water for over 15 years, an amusing look at life through the eyes of a seasoned single-handed sailor.

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Café News

A whimsical tale of a special time in Isla Mujeres, Mexico.  Join John and his friends as they create a humorous, witty, magical place called Rick's Café.

The Setting ....

It began in January of 2004 on Isla Mujeres, the Island of Women, five miles or so east of Cancun off the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico.  The island is about six miles long and in places only a few hundred yards wide running almost north to south. I had been there for several weeks in a small boater’s enclave called ... 

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HURRICANE SURVIVAL GUIDE
with the Hurricane Finder Chart

A Hurricane Tracking System

That May Save Your Life When Weather Reports Fail

A comprehensive guide to surviving a hurricane on land or at sea.  Includes the Hurricane Finder Chart which allows you to find the hurricane's eye and approximate its track.  This manual teaches your how to calculate how strong winds will be and their direction at any place of interest in the path of the hurricane days in advance.  This vital information can be used to plan defense measures well before the storm.

Hurricane Survival Guide

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction ...........................................................Page 4

Section 1:    Hurricane Basics .................................Page 6

Section 2:   Functions of Hurricane Finder Chart....Pg 10

Section 3:    Hurricane Finder Chart as ...........  Page 11
                   a Plotting Sheet

Section 4:    Finding and Tracking the ..................Page 13
                    Hurricane’s Eye

Section 5:    Tracking a Hurricane with  ................Page 17
                    Hurricane Tracking Charts

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