Published by Granny Apple Publishing, http://www.grannyapplepublishing.com, The book will make its debut at the Sunnyland ACBS Boat Festival on Lake Dora, in Mount Dora, Florida on March 22-23-24, 2013. http://www.acbs-sunnyland.org
Allen Cody Taube is a graduate architect from the Rhode Island School of
Design, a NAMS marine surveyor, a licensed 100-Ton Captain, and an
independent shipwright. He has owned, restored and sailed his own wooden
schooners and others for 40 years. His wide-ranging experience includes
building small traditional sailboats and rebuilding large sailing
craft, mostly schooners, including his current home, a traditional
cruising wooden schooner built out of tide water cypress and monel nails
His first book on wooden boat repair, "The Boatwright's Companion,"
published in 1986, has become the wooden boat owners' bible. His latest
book, to be released this March 2013 by Granny Apple Publishing, "The
Art of Wooden Boat Repair" is destined to become today's wooden boat
owner's and wooden boat lover's favorite classic book.
Allen writes feature articles for Wooden Boat Magazine and Southwinds
Magazine. He has sailed extensively on the Pacific, Atlantic, North Sea
and Baltic oceans. He has worked as a commercial salvage diver,
commercial fisherman and ran tugs in British Columbia.
Mr. Taube is also an award-winning screenwriter and artist. He has
saltwater in his veins and currently lives aboard his 65' wooden
schooner Reef Chief in Key West , Florida and the Bahamas.
Published by Granny Apple Publishing, in conjunction with the southeastern US regional sailing magazine Southwinds, the book is available
as a quality trade paperback. Click here to order.
For information about the
book or to contact the author or publisher, email
janet@GrannyApplePublishing.com, or call 941-870-3422.