Annapolis: the boater's paradise
"Maritime Annapolis: A History of Watermen, Sails and Shipmen" ($19.99, The History Press, 2009) by Rosemary F. Williams depicts the history of the city from its earliest beginnings.
Bring the boat along
Trailering a vessel can be tricky, but "The Trailer Sailer Owner's Manual" ($19.95, Paradise Cay Publications, Inc., 2008) offers tips to make it go smoothly.
How to get there from here
Sometimes, when it comes to cruising trips, it's not so much a matter of "where to go" as it is "how to get there."
For those looking for a suspenseful true tale of a massive storm on the seas comes "Overboard! A True Bluewater Odyssey of Disaster and Survival" ($24, Simon & Schuster, March 2010) by Michael J. Tougias.
Daring on the Bering Sea
Capt. Sig Hansen has made a name for himself starring in the Discovery Channel's "Deadliest Catch," which draws more than 49 million viewers per season.
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