This book is complete directions for sailing from Lake Michigan to the straits of Mackinac, with information on signalling, rules of the road, common problems and dangers, and much more. Although old, the information inside this book will be of considerable utility to those wishing to sail in American waters. Contents include: “Description of the Lake, Navigation of the Lake, Harbors of Refuge, Dangers”, “Sailing Direction from the Straits of Mackinac to all the Principal Ports in the Lake”, “Ports, Chicago”, “Sailing Directions from Chicago to Ports on the South and East Shores”, “Sailing Directions from Chicago to Ports on the west and North Shores”, etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on sailing.