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Federal Publications Inc. is your best source for publications dealing with boating. We carry a wide range of material to suit your interests, including nautical charts, books, cruising guides, and general interest books on naval history, exploration and shipwrecks. Please also visit our Boating outside Canada page for information about boating in international waters. For books on canoeing and fishing, please see our Outdoors Activities page. Be sure to check out our Nautical Charts too!

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Anchoring (Captain's Quick Guides) $10.95
The Approved Boating Basics Handbook $17.95
The Blue Book of Sailing: The 22 Keys to Sailing Mastery $24.95
The Canadian Aids to Navigation System $7.95
Chart No. 1: Symbols, Abbreviations and Terms Used on Nautical Charts, 2012 Edition $6.00
Collision Regulations
The Complete Sailor, Second Edition: Learning the Art of Sailing $20.95
Emergencies On Board (Captain's Quick Guides) $10.95
Fast Track to Sailing: Learn to Sail in Three Days $23.95
GPS for Mariners, 2nd Edition $22.95
Heavy Weather Sailing (Captain's Quick Guides) $10.95
How to Read a Nautical Chart (Captain's Quick Guides) $9.95
The Instant Handbook of Boat Handling, Navigation, and Seamanship $28.95
Lake Simcoe Planning Chart Various prices
Learning to Sail in Dinghies or Yachts, 3rd Edition $21.95
Marine Environmental Handbook - Arctic Northwest Passage $50.00
The New Complete Sailing Manual $45.00
On-Board Weather Forecasting (Captain's Quick Guides) $10.95
Rideau Boating, Road and Cottage Guide $19.95
Safe Boating Guide Free
Seamanship Secrets: 185 Tips & Techniques for Better Navigation, Cruise Planning, and Boat Handling Under Power or Sail $23.95
Table of Life-Saving Signals $10.00

Cruising Guides and Chart Books

Ontario and Quebec:
Discover... The Trent-Severn Waterway Cruising Guide DVD $29.95
Ports Cruising Guide: Georgian Bay, North Channel and Lake Huron $42.95
Ports Cruising Guide: Lake Ontario and the Thousand Islands (including the Bay of Quinte) $42.95 NEW
Ports Cruising Guide: Rideau Canal and the Lower Ottawa River $37.95
Ports Cruising Guide: Trent-Severn and Lake Simcoe $37.95
Richardsons' Hudson River and Adjacent Waterway $74.95
Richardsons' Lake Erie Chartbook $94.95
Richardsons' Lake Huron Chartbook $104.95
Richardsons' Lake Ontario Chartbook $94.95
Richardsons' Lake Superior Chartbook $84.95
St. Lawrence River and Quebec Waterways Cruising Guide, 2nd Edition $29.95
Trent-Severn Waterway Boating & Road Guide $12.95

Cruising Guides and Chart Books

West Coast of Canada:
BC Coastal Recreation, Kayaking and Small Boat Atlas Volume 1: British Columbia's South Coast and East Vancouver Island $40.00
BC Coastal Recreation, Kayaking and Small Boat Atlas Volume 2: British Columbia's West Vancouver Island $40.00

List of Lights

List of Lights, Buoys and Fog Signals: Atlantic Coast $29.95
List of Lights, Buoys and Fog Signals: Inland Waters $19.95
List of Lights, Buoys and Fog Signals: Newfoundland $14.50
List of Lights, Buoys and Fog Signals: Pacific Coast $14.95

Radio Aids

Radio Aids to Marine Navigation (Atlantic, St. Lawrence, Great Lakes, Lake Winnipeg and Eastern Arctic) 2012 $18.95
Radio Aids to Marine Navigation (Pacific and Western Arctic) 2012 $14.95

Tide and Current Tables

Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume One: Atlantic Coast and Bay of Fundy $6.50
Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume Two: Gulf of St. Lawrence $6.50
Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume Three: St. Lawrence and Saguenay Rivers $6.50
Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume Four: Arctic and Hudson Bay $6.50
Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume Five: Juan de Fuca Strait & Strait of Georgia $6.50
Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume Six: Discovery Passage and West Coast of Vancouver Island $6.50
Canadian Tide and Current Tables Volume Seven: Queen Charlotte Sound to Dixon Entrance $6.50

Pleasure Reading and Gift Ideas

Canadians in the Battle of the Atlantic $18.95
Captain James Cook in Atlantic Canada: The Adventurer and Map Maker's Formative Years $29.95
Corvettes Canada: Convoy Veterans of World War II Tell Their True Stories $36.95
Early Voyageurs: The Incredible Adventures of the Fearless Fur Traders on sale $6.95
First to Die: The First Canadian Navy Casualties in the First World War $24.95
Return to Antarctica: The Amazing Adventure of Sir Charles Wright on Robert Scott's Journey to the South Pole $34.95
Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes: Tales of Courage – and Cowardice $9.95
Shipwrecks, Monsters, and Mysteries of the Great Lakes $16.99
Warships of the Bay of Quinte $28.00
West Coast Adventures: Shipwrecks, Lighthouses and Rescues Along Canada's West Coast on sale $6.95
Related Sections:
  Sailing Directions
  Cruising Guides and Chart Books
  List of Lights
  Radio Aids
  Tide and Current Tables
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