Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 11, 2008
Dorrance Publishing Company recently released the following titles. They are available for purchase at http://www.dorrancebookstore.com, brick and mortar bookstores, on-line bookstores or by calling (800) 788-7654. Media review copies are available by calling (800) 788-7654.
The Nautical Road: The Commercial Fisherman's Drill Conductor's Course - A Course Designed to Save Your Life at Sea
($18.00) ISBN: 978-0-8059-7617-5, hardcover
This book does not teach you how to fish.
This book does not teach you how to run your boat.
This book simply explains how to use that Emergency Equipment you are required to carry on board and what you must know to train your crew. If you train and practice these emergency routines, you will be better prepared and better focused to minimize dangers while at sea.
And that might ultimately save your life.
About the Author
Captain Herman built his first boat at age fourteen with his father. At age sixteen, he co-owned a business building surfboards. At age 20, he enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and retired as a Lieutenant Commander 22 years later. He has since worked on tugboats, captained 75', 90' and 110' vessels once owned by the Pirate Fishing and Cruise Boat Fleet of Carolina Beach, NC, as well as several local charter boats. He and his wife, Shirley, co-owned two fiberglass companies and a school, Gullswatch Maritime Training Centers (1995-2002) in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia, where he was a Coast Guard approved maritime instructor. He has been a Coast Guard accepted maritime instructor for the Commercial Fishing Vessel Training programs in North Carolina and South Carolina and FCC examiner through the Electronics Technicians Association (ETA) since 1994. Captain Herman is an official lightkeeper of Thomas Point Light House on the Chesapeake Bay of Maryland and is a Marine Surveyor, residing with his wife, Shirley, in Wilmington, N.C.
Daniel, the Little Hunter
($8.00) ISBN: 978-0-8059-7481-2, paperback
Little Daniel always wanted to be a hunter. One day he decided to ask his father to teach him how to hunt. He picked up on it quickly since he had lots of practice with his father.
One day Daniel ventures out to a lagoon one day with his slingshot and some crystal balls to hunt ducks. He is such a good hunter that he knocks out and captures many ducks, tying them tightly by their feet. But the ducks come to and fly away, taking Daniel with them!
What will Daniel do? Will he be able to land safely on the ground? Daniel, the Little Hunter is an exciting tale for children and their parents.
About the Author
Luis Hernandez is a native of Cuba and has lived in San Antonio, Texas, for the past twelve years. He and his wife, Telhma, share four children: Pedro Luis, David, Daniel, and Celia. He enjoys reading, fishing, and hunting. Mr. Hernandez has also published Camilo Regrecion y Profecias.
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RoseDog Books http://www.rosedog.com-- a full-service print on demand publishing imprint offering authors complete page design services, original cover design, editing services, original illustration creation, full-color and black and white books, a variety of book trim sizes, paperback or hardback binding, an ISBN and copyright. Authors can provide their manuscript on paper or in a digital file. RoseDog titles are printed when ordered and can be purchased on-line or through brick and mortar stores. Book promotion services are also available.
Red Lead Press http://www.redleadpress.com -- a very affordable publishing imprint for authors who need some help with basic page and cover design, an ISBN and copyright. Red Lead titles are printed when ordered and can be purchased on-line or through brick and mortar stores.
I-Proclaim http://www.i-proclaim.com --Using a self-serve on-line template an author can become a published author in minutes. There are no set-up fees and no minimum book order.