American Practical Navigator (eBook)

Published Date

August 2012

American Practical Navigator (eBook)

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New edition of The American Practical Navigator, "Bowditch," the definitive work on navigation.

 

Nathanial Bowditch first published this encyclopedic work in 1802. During the last two centuries over 75 editions, almost 1,000,000 copies, of Bowditch have been published by the US Government. 62.3mb

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It has lived because it has combined the best technologies of each generation of navigator including: dangerous semicircles, celestial equator system, primary great circle, sextant altitude correction and the green flash.. This new Bicentennial Edition includes the latest advances in electronic navigation and digital charting technology. It also covers nonelectronic navigation such as celestial, plotting and dead reckoning. Bowditch contains numerous tables which have been valued for years by practicing navigators. Bowditch is carried on the bridge of every U.S. Navy ship and should be the mainstay of any serious navigator’s library. 62.3mb

Title: American Practical Navigator (eBook)
Product Code: 4436F019
Published Date: August 2012

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