March 2013 Issue of Blue Water Sailing. Practical Passagemaker: The Five Stages of Crisis Management; how to deal with the unexpected and learn more from your experience. By Dennis Jud. World Cruising: Discovering the Eastern Mediterranean; The Eastern Med Yacht Rally opens doors to the wonders of the ‘cradle of civilization’. By Ben ho. Summer Sailing Adventures: Chartering Closer to Home; B.V.I. Off the Beaten Track; by Skip Pond. Not Just a Dream; A Leeward Islands Odyssey by Tom Wuckovich. Boatswain’s Locker: Understanding Your Diesel Engine; How to become a more confident, anxiety-free diesel mechanic. By Richard Estes. Blue Water Boats: Hunter 40; Life begins at 40 for this innovative new cruiser.