A well-researched, comprehensive guide to nearly 500 sailing routes throughout the world, geared specifically to the needs of cruising sailors. It contains information on winds, currents, regional and seasonal weather, as well as suggestions on optimum times for individual routes. A good companion book to Cornell's World Cruising Handbook. Hardback, 7 3/4" x 9 1/2", 640 pgs. 2002 Pub.