The narrative of his voyages proves the boldness of his seamanship.
They have been obliged to add gunnery to their knowledge of seamanship and navigation.
One of the first things I discovered was that I knew far less about seamanship than I gave myself credit for.
He had too much confidence in his own seamanship to think of shipwreck.
With eyes now turned from aloft to ahead, we retyped our seamanship to meet the altered conditions of the veer in our outlook.
And then, some day, when you know more of seamanship, you will become his mate.
I have said that the North Sea was my finishing school of seamanship before I launched myself on the wider oceans.
It required all the captain's seamanship, and the efforts of all the crew, to withstand it.
It was a very clever bit of seamanship, mind you, that taking the brig out in the teeth of the storm with hardly room to tack.
I was losin' my temper; I do hate bunglin' seamanship aboard a craft of mine.