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How Boat Things Work : An Illustrated Guide,
by Charlie Wing

Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

A fully illustrated tour of a boat's mysterious machines and gizmos, 176 pages, 1st edition, 2004, ISBN-10: 0071377549

Inboard Motor Installations, by Ken Hankinson and Glen L. Witt

Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 How-to book covering inboard motor installations in power and sail boats, 250 pages, 2nd edition, 1978, ISBN-10: 0939070014
American Powerboats, by James P. Barry Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 This look back at the great boat builders that sprung up on the shores of the Great Lakes from the late nineteenth century to the early-1960s, 128 pages, ISBN-10: 0760314667

How to Build Wooden Boats: With 16 Small-Boat Designs, by Edwin Monk

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Clear concise manual by noted naval architect offers a portfolio of designs for 16 basic wooden craft, 96 pages, 1993, ISBN-10: 048627313X

Powerboat Care and Repair : How to Keep Your Outboard, Sterndrive, or Gas-Inboard Boat Alive and Well, by Allen Berrien

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Allen Berrien is the "Boat Doctor" in Boating magazine, 176 pages, 1st edition, 2003, ISBN-10: 0071419462

Inspecting the Aging Sailboat, by Don Casey

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Whether you are shopping for a used fiberglass boat or prioritizing maintenance tasks on the one you already own, this book saves money, 144 pages, 1st edition, 2004, ISBN-10: 0071445455

Getting Started in Powerboating, by Robert J. Armstrong

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 The author's lifetime of small boat experience lends to his discussion of the basics of power boating for beginners
Chris-Craft: The Essential Guide, by Jerry Conrad Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

A complete guide to all the different models of motor boats ever produced by Chris-Craft, 721 pages, 2003, ISBN-10: 0917376536

How to Restore Your Wooden Runabout, by Don Danenberg

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Breathe life back into your classic wooden runabout with expert tips from restoration guru Don Danenberg, 240 pages, 2003, ISBN-10: 0760311005

Boatowner's Mechanical and Electrical Manual,
by Nigel Calder

Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Aimed at helping the non-expert solve problems in marine systems, 832 pages, 2005, 3rd edition, ISBN-10: 0071432388
Complete Book of Boating, by Ernest A. Zadig   Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

A boat owner's guide to design, construction, piloting, operation, and maintenance, 670 pages, 1973, ISBN-10: 0131601431

This Old Boat, by Don Casey

Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

An outstanding guide for restoring an older boat, especially an older fiberglass sailboat, 408 pages, 1st edition, 1991, ISBN-10: 0071579931

Boatbuilding Manual, 2nd Edition, by Robert M. Steward

Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

A text book boatbuilding, 240 pages, copyright 1980, no ISBN. There is a later edition of this book, 372 pages, 4th edition, 1993, ISBN-10: 0070613761

Inboard Engines and Drives Service Manual, by Intertec Publishing Corporation Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Oldsmobile, OMC, Universal, Volvo, Westerbeke, and Yanmar engines. Hurth,  Paragon, Twin disc, and Velvet Drive transmissions, 218 pages, 1984, ISinners, 288 pages, 3rd edition, 2005, ISBN-10: 0071448993

Boating 101: Essential Lessons for Boaters, by Roger Siminoff

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 More than 100 savvy tips and short essays on boating and seamanship, 213 pages, 1st edition, 1999, ISBN-10: 0071343296

Understanding Boat Design,
by Ted Brewer

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

If more people read this book before buying a boat, they'd likely make a much better choice and be a lot happier, 160 pages, 4th edition, 1993, ISBN-10: 0070076944

The Outboard Boater's Handbook: Advanced Seamanship and Practical Skills, by David R. Getchell

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

You'll learn how to turn little skiffs into versatile, world-class travelers, 288 pages, 1st edition, 1994, ISBN-10: 0070230536

Sailboat Refinishing, by Don Casey Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Of all the improvements to a tired-looking boat, none will have a more dramatic impact than refinishing, 144 pages, 1st edition, 1995, ISBN-10: 0070132259

Mercury/Mariner Outboards 1990-94, by Seloc Publications

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Designed and written to serve the needs of the professional mechanic, and do-it-yourself boat enthusiast, 430 pages, 1st edition, 1998, ISBN-10: 0893300365

Boating Magazine's Insider's Guide to Buying a Powerboat: Featuring Tips and Traps for the Smart Boat Buyer, by J.P. Lamy Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Tips and traps for the smart boat buyer, 192 pages, 1st edition, 1999, ISBN-10: 0071351507

The Brightwork Companion : Tried-and-True Methods and Strongly Held Opinions in Thirteen and One-Half Chapters, by Rebecca Wittman Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 For the weekend warrior with a brush, a can of varnish, and two days to show results, 176 pages, 1st edition, 2004, ISBN-10: 0071422773
Sailboat Hull and Deck Repair, by Don Casey Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 A fiberglass hull's seamless nature leads many boatowners to conclude that repair must be difficult; wrong, 128 pages, 1st edition, 1996, ISBN-10: 0070133697

Chris-Craft, by Jack Savage

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Brief history of Chris Craft boats, 96 pages, 2000, ISBN-10: 0760306060

Ultimate Boat Maintenance Projects, by Scott Smith

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

This guide breaks down by system the routine maintenance procedures every boat owner should know, 128 pages, First edition, 2004, ISBN-10: 0760316961

Devlin's Boatbuilding: How to Build Any Boat the Stitch-and-Glue Way, by Samual Devlin

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Few people have done more than Sam Devlin to popularize wooden boatbuilding, 198 pages, 1st edition, 1995, ISBN-10: 0071579907
A Century of Outboard Racing, by Kevin Desmond Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

This book is remarkably illustrated with rare and mostly never-before-published images, 224 pages,  2001, ISBN-10: 0760310475

How to Restore Your Wooden Runabout: Volume 2, by Don Danenberg Book, softbound

Jim Donovan

972-841-2547

While Volume 1 focused exclusively on woodworking, Volume 2 covers a wide range of topics to help restorers complete their projects, 192 pages, 1st edition, 2005, ISBN-10: 0760320489

Holley Carburetors, by Dave Emanuel Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

This book shows readers how to select, install, tune, and modify all popular Holley performance carburetors, 144 pages, Revised edition, 1999, ISBN-10: 1884089283

How to Rebuild and Modify Rochester Quadrajet Carburetors, by Cliff Ruggles

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

This is definitely a handy reference for anyone working with Q-Jet carb, 128 pages, 2006, ISBN-10: 1932494189

Rochester Carburetors, by Doug Roe

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

If you are going to take your Q-Jet carb apart, and hope to put it back together, you need this book also, 176 pages, 1987, ISBN-10: 0895863014

How to Rebuild and Modify Carter/Edelbrock Carburetors: Performance, Street, and Off-Road Applications, by Dave Emanuel Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

The best Carter/Edelbrock Carburetor bible I know of,
136 pages, 2007, ISBN-10: 1932494367

Small-Block Chevy Engine Buildups, by Editors of Chevy High Performance Magazine Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 How to build small-block Chevy engines for maximum performance, 170 pages, 1st edition, 2003, ISBN-10: 1557884005
How to Build Max Performance Chevy Small Blocks on a Budget, by David Vizard Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

The ins and outs of building serious horsepower small block Chevy engines on a budget, 128 pages, 1999, ISBN-10: 1884089348

How to Rebuild the Small-Block Chevrolet, by Larry Schreib Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 How to successfully rebuild your small-block Chevy, 128 pages, 2004, ISBN-10: 188408995X

Small-Block Chevy Performance 1955-1996, by John Baechtel

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Originally published as two separate volumes, Small Block Chevy Performance 1955-1996 now covers the latest information on all Gen I and Gen II Chevy small blocks, this time in one volume, 144 pages, 2006, ISBN-10: 1932494154
Upgrading The Cruising Sailboat, by Daniel Spurr Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 An information-rich text on how to make a bad boat good, a good boat better, and a better boat best, 340 pages, 2nd edition, 1993, ISBN-10: 0070605548
Fiberglass & Composite Materials, by Forbes Aird Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 This text is a comprehensive technical handbook on the most current technology behind fiberglass and other composite materials, 160 pages, 1st edition, 1996, ISBN-10: 1557882398
Boating for Less, by Steve Henkel Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Whether you are a first-time buyer of a small boat or a boat owner trading up to a larger yacht, you'll find this an indispensable guide, 320 pages, 2nd edition, 1992, ISBN-10: 0877423156

How to Build the Smallblock Chevrolet, by Larry Atherton

Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Build any stock or modified small block; easy step by step approach, 144 pages, 1993, ISBN-10: 0931472261
How to Rebuild the Small-Block Chevrolet: Step-by-Step Videobook, by Larry Atherton and Larry Schreib DVD and Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 Book and DVD that shows you how to build a street or racing small-block Chevy in your own garage, 160 pages, 2005, ISBN-10: 1932494219
How to Build High Performance Chrysler Engines, by Frank Adkins Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Details performance modifications for each family of Chrysler engines and each specific model within the family, 128 pages, 2001, ISBN-10: 1884089542

Motorboating: A Complete Guide, by Bill Pike Book, softbound

John Parish

469-235-2944 A guide to buying, maintaining, and outfitting a boat, 176 pages, 1995, ISBN-10: 1567992064
The Legend of Chris-Craft, by Jeffrey L. Rodengen Book, hardbound

John Parish

469-235-2944

Coffee-table volume details the history of the company, people and products that made Chris-Craft world famous, 272 pages, 2nd edition, 1993, ISBN-10: 0945903200

The Real Runabouts IV,Outboard Edition, by Bob Speltz

Book, hardbound

David Kanally 940-395-2742 Covers major wooden outboard builders, including Yellow Jacket, 315 pages
The Sailmaker's Apprentice, by Emiliano Marino Book, softbound David Kanally 940-395-2742 How-to guide of traditional sailmaking and repair skills. 480 pages
Chapman Piloting, Seamanship and Small Boat Handling, by Elbert S. Maloney Book, hardbound David Kanally 940-395-2742 56th edition of classic guide to seamanship, 600 pages
High Performance Sailing, byFrank Bethwaite Book, softbound David Kanally 940-395-2742 Technical manual for serious racing sailors, 414 pages
Frame, Stem and Keel Repair, Peter H. Spectre, editor Manual, softbound David Kanally 940-395-2742 From WoodenBoat Magazine manual series, techniques for repairing wooden boats,132 pages
Wooden Ship, by Jan Adkins Children's Book, hardbound David Kanally 940-395-2742 How wooden whaling ships were built, great story book for kids, 47 pages
Chris Craft Boats, by Anthony Mollica and Jack Savage Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2001, 192 pages
Classic Boats of the Thousand Islands, by Anthony Mollica and Jack Savage Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2005, 160 pages
Gar Wood Boats, Classics of a Golden Era, by Anthony S. Mollica, Jr. Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2002, 128 pages
Dodge Boats, by Anthony S. Mollica, Jr. Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2002, 95 pages
How to Restore Your Wooden Boat, by Don Danenberg Book, softcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2003, 128 pages
How to Restore Your Wooden Boat, Vol. 2, by Don Danenberg Book, softcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2005, 191 pages

Chris-Craft, by Jack Savage

Book, softcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2000, 239 pages
Chris-Craft of the 1950s, by Jack Savage Book, softcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2002, 96 pages
Hackercraft, by James P. Barry Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2002, 95 pages
American Power Boats, The Great Lakes Golden Years, by James P. Barry Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2003, 128 pages
Wood through Water, Classic Power Boats, by James W. Ogilvie-Knowles & Justin Hayes Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2000, 128 pages
The Legend of Chris-Craft, by Jeffrey L. Rodengen Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 1998, 272 pages
How to Build Glued-Lapstrake Wooden Boats, by John Brooks and Ruth Ann Hill Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2004, 281 pages
The Wooden Boat, by Joseph Gibbons Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 1996, 198 pages
Chris-Craft, A History 1922-1942, by Joseph Gibbons Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published in 2001, 122 pages
A Guide to Wooden Powerboats, by Maynard Bray/Benjamin Mendlowitz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1998, 164 pages
A Guide to Wooden Powerboats, Vol. II, by Maynard Bray/Benjamin Mendlowitz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 2001, 156 pages
Classic Century Powerboats, by Paul, Frank and Trudi Miklos Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 2002, 128 pages
Classic American Runabouts, Wood Boats 1915-1965, by Philip B. Ballentyne Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 2001, 156 pages
Cutwater, by Robert Bruce Duncan Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1993, 143 pages
The Real Runabouts I, by Robert Speltz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1977, 123 pages
The Real Runabouts II, by Robert Speltz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1978, 230 pages
The Real Runabouts III, by Robert Speltz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1980, 330 pages
The Real Runabouts IV, Outboard Edition, by Robert Speltz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1982, 315 pages
The Real Runabouts V, by Robert Speltz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1984, 289 pages
The Real Runabouts VII, by Robert Speltz Book, hardcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 1996, 112 pages
Restore Your Wooden Boat, by Stan Grayson Book, softcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 2006, 128 pages
Boats of the Antique Boat Museum, by Anthony S. Mollica, Jr. Book, softcover Mike Gomes michael@gomesonline.com Published 2006, 84 pages