With Christmas coming up, or it could be a birthday, or some other special occasion for celebration, if you’re involved with a diver, this post will be a good tool to help you get the perfect gift. A book is a particularly great choice, especially if you’re trying to stick to a budget. It can be a useful reference, source of adventure, or just an attractive coffee table source of conversation.
I’ve brought together a collection of highly recommended and popular scuba diving books. They cover a wide variety of categories to suit your particular niche.
In this post, we will examine a log book and describe several educational & reference books on scuba diving.
- log book
- underwater explorer
- sea life
- underwater photographer
- Pacific northwest marine life
If you want to see books in other categories, just click on the topic in the list.
Scuba Diving Log Book – 100 pages paperback – by 4UJournals
Every diver needs a log book to keep a record of the dives. This comes in an attractive cover and contains the following categories: Surface Swim, Start(psi)-End(psi), Avg & Max Depth, Time, Gas Mix, Volume, Skill Reviews, Tide, Temp, Exposure Protection, Environment, Condition, Equipment, Total Actual
The Great Buoyancy Scam & How To Avoid It by John Kean
Before you participate in mass-marketed corporate dive instruction so prevalent today, this book is a good read. It looks behind and beyond what you will get in your course in a straight forward and informative manner and well prepares particularly the beginning diver to move ahead fruitfully.
The Complete Diver: The Complete History, Science and Practice of Scuba Diving by Alex Brylske, Ph.D.
This is a book for divers to use to get beyond their beginning course and get activated as divers. Many get certified and then don’t find a way to do the diving they would like. This book helps you to create your own adventure within any budget, schedule or other demands. It has tips on how to equip, plan and execute your own diving expedition and enjoy the sport to the fullest.
Scuba Confidential: An Insider’s Guide to Becoming a Better Diver by Simon Pridmore
This is a guide that is loaded with tips and advice from an expert to teach you the secrets of technical and professional divers. You’ll get a number of insights on topics like cave diving, equipment and how to choose the right instructor which will enable you to become a more confident and capable diver.
Scuba Fundamental: Start Diving the Right Way by Simon Pridmore
Suited to aspiring divers, this book is designed as a supplement to a beginner’s diving course. It will make the learning process easier, helping you to make the right choices and avoid the pitfalls that await uninformed divers new to the sport. It will help to set the foundation for becoming a capable and competent lifelong diver.
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