A powerboat is a craft that incorporates an
engine. (About 90% of all boats) This book is the definitive small
version of Peter Whites Powerboating - The RIB and Sportsboat Handbook.
(11,000 copies sold to date - Sept 06) It features the essential basic
information and is a great revision aid. This clear, fully illustrated
guide features: Coverage of RIBs (rigid inflatable boats). 14,000 new
RIBs launched in the UK alone every year·, Launching, Knots, Speed,
Essential manoeuvres such as man-overboard, mooring and anchoring.