Big Bucks the Benoit Way: Secrets from America's First by Bryce M. Towsley

By Bryce M. Towsley

See what it takes to trace trophy-sized dollars just like the legends do.

If there's one of these factor as looking royalty, then the Benoit family members is it. they've been raking in trophy-sized dollars when you consider that Larry Benoit first started to pioneer his specified monitoring equipment. because the family members grew, so did the Benoit searching repertoire, increasing past basic snow monitoring to all-season tracking.

Author Bryce M. Towsley had a special chance within the past due nineties: to deer hunt with the Benoits for a longer interval within the deep woods of Maine. He hung out with the Benoit kin looking at and studying their searching strategies, ideas, and long-protected secrets.

The made from Towsley’s inclusion within the Benoit kinfolk culture is Big dollars the Benoit Way. absolutely illustrated with Towsley’s appealing, full-color images and written along with his trademark prose and with a brand new advent by means of the writer, it tracks his event following within the footsteps of the good Benoit hunters, studying their craft and sharing it with you. Big dollars the Benoit Way is greater than an exploration of the superb artwork of monitoring greenbacks; it’s a glimpse on the center and sweetness of yankee big-game hunting.

Skyhorse Publishing is proud to post a wide diversity of books for hunters and firearms lovers. We post books approximately shotguns, rifles, handguns, aim capturing, gun amassing, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun fix, and wasteland survival. We submit books on deer searching, significant online game searching, small video game looking, wing capturing, turkey searching, deer stands, duck blinds, bow searching, wing capturing, looking canines, and extra. whereas no longer each identify we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're devoted to publishing books on matters which are occasionally ignored by means of different publishers and to authors whose paintings will possibly not another way discover a home.

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Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics by Andrew Evans

By Andrew Evans

"It takes millions of hours of boating to get the type of wisdom contained during this book." -- from the Foreword by means of Bruce Schwab

The merely bible for the way to sail your boat quickly, secure, and alone

Solo crusing is inside any sailor's grab with a bit forethought--and this crucial guide.

Got a 35-foot sailboat? No challenge. Is the wind blowing 20 knots? No challenge. Are you racing offshore in a single day? Even larger. Singlehander Andrew Evans realized the not easy approach how one can sail and race alone--with plenty of mishaps, together with broaches and a close to tumbling over a waterfall--and in Singlehanded Sailing he stocks the thoughts, guidance, and strategies he has built to make his solo crusing adventures secure and enriching.

Learn every little thing you want to be aware of to fulfill any solo problem, including:

  • Managing the ability intake aboard a ship to feed the electrical autopilot
  • Setting and gybing a spinnaker
  • Finding time to sleep
  • Dealing with heavy weather

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Some Day: Inside the Dream Tour and Mick Fanning's 2007 by Will Swanton

By Will Swanton

Occasionally, whilst a guy embarks on a undertaking, he can turn into most unlikely to stop.It's the Dream travel: the race for the realm browsing championship. it truly is cutthroat. it is own. it is the massive Five—Kelly Slater, Mick Fanning, Taj Burrow, Joel Parkinson, and Andy Irons—attacking one another like wild canines. a few Day is going at the back of the roped-off parts to bare all of the bonds, rifts, triumphs, and controversies because the most well liked box in travel heritage chases the realm championship. specific interviews. Eyewitness debts. Jaw-dropping photographs by means of the ASP's reliable photographers from the main extraordinary browsing destinations in the world in Australia, Tahiti, Chile, South Africa, the USA, France, Spain, and Brazil. in all places from the religious houses of Jeffreys Bay and Bells seashore to the killing box of Teahupo'o. Will Swanton is on Kelly Slater's shoulder at Trestles. he is at the degree with Taj Burrow at Bells. he is at the cliffs of Mundaka with Mark Occhilupo. he is at the sand with Mick Fanning whilst all hell breaks unfastened in Brazil after the main anxious 12 months of Fanning's existence. by no means sooner than has a booklet long gone thus far inside of professional browsing. by no means ahead of has the area identify race been coated in such microscopic element. this can be as shut as you may get with out pulling on a competition singlet your self.

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The Complete RIB Manual: The definitive guide to design, by Dag Pike

By Dag Pike

First in-built the Sixties for rescue paintings, the inflexible Inflatable Boat has revolutionised the marine marketplace. The whole RIB Manual, released to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the 1st RIB, is the last word reference catering all elements of a RIB's layout, dealing with and upkeep, aimed toward all vendors and clients, either advertisement and rest. The emphasis of the publication is totally sensible, and covers:

1. A historical past of the RIB
• Early development
• glossy layout: rest, advertisement and military

2. RIB Handling
• influence of hull layout, tube forms, inner structure and engines
• using ideas: throttle keep an eye on and using position
• complex suggestions for economic system, game and tough seas
• Cruising: making plans, climate, anchoring and communications
• RIBs as tenders - stowing and towing
• Launching and transportation
• protection and survival

3. Maintenance
• Outboards, diesels, water jets, stern drives, gas tanks and electrics
• Tube care: cleansing, fix, replacement
• Hull maintenance
• wintry weather garage, checking for leaks, servicing

The entire RIB Manual is a accomplished around the world reference for all RIB proprietors and clients, masking all of the info essential to deal with and continue a RIB of any size.

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Privateers & Pirates 1730-1830 by Angus Konstam

By Angus Konstam

Following the pirate scourge of the early 18th century, many sea captains took to privateering as a way of constructing cash. a kind of nationally backed piracy, it reached its top throughout the American Revolution, whilst the fledgling American military needed to depend on privateers to disrupt British transport among England and the rebellious colonies. Following peace in 1815, many former privateers grew to become to piracy, spawning the final nice piratical wave, which might final for a decade. the area of those privateers and latter-day pirates comes vividly to existence during this specific exploration in their ships, crews, ports and conflict strategies.

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One Less Car: Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility by Zack Furness

By Zack Furness

Even though hundreds of thousands of individuals within the usa like to trip bicycles for workout or rest, records exhibit that just one in step with cent of the complete U.S. inhabitants experience bicycles for transportation - and rarely part as many use motorcycles to shuttle to paintings. In his unique and fascinating ebook, "One much less Car", Zack Furness examines what it skill traditionally, culturally, socioeconomically, and politically to be a bicycle transportation advocate/activist. providing an underground tradition of motorbike fanatics who aggressively withstand motor vehicle tradition, Furness maps out the cultural trajectories among mobility, expertise, city area and lifestyle. He connects bicycling to radical politics, public demonstrations, replacement media creation (e.g., 'zines), in addition to to the improvement of group courses during the global. "One much less automobile" additionally positions the bicycle as an item with which to research and critique a number of the dominant cultural and political formations within the U.S. - or even breaks down boundaries of race, type and gender privilege which are interconnected to mobility. For Furness, bicycles not just release humans from know-how, in addition they aid social and environmental justice. So, he asks, why should not extra american citizens adopting them for his or her transportation wishes?

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