NAVBasics (3 book set), 2nd Edition (eBook)

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August 2009


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NAVBasics (3 book set), 2nd Edition (eBook)

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This 3 book set covers the navigation syllabus at OOW level.

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NAVBasics covers the navigational syllabus at OOW level. Designed as a study aid, it contains diagrams, worked examples and exercises on key topics including:

-          Coastal, offshore and celestial navigation

-          tides

-          passage planning

-          watchkeeping

-          radar and electronic navigation methods.

 

Outlines of the official OOW navigation syllabus are given at the end of each individual volume. A nautical almanac and radar sheet are also included within this 3 book set.

Volume 1     
            1. The Earth
            2. Coastal Navigation
            3. Tides
            4. Passage Planning
            5. Nautical Publications

            Appendices

                        Appendix 1 - Answers

                        Appendix 2 - Bibliography & References

                        Appendix 3 - Watchkeeping Officer (Deck) Syllabi

                        Appendix 4 - Acronyms

                        Appendix 5 - Navigation Formulae and Use of the Scientific Calculator

                        Appendix 6 - Extractions from Norie's Tables

Index

Volume 2
            1. Ocean & Offshore Navigation
            2. Celestial Navigation
            Appendices

Appendix 1 - Answers

                        Appendix 2 - Additional Reference Material

                        Appendix 3 - Bibliography & References

                        Appendix 4 - Watchkeeping Officer (Deck) Syllabi

                        Appendix 5 - Acronyms

                        Appendix 6 - Navigation Formulae and use of the Scientific Calculator

                        Appendix 7 - Extractions from Nories - Pre 2007

            Index

Volume 3
            1. Navigation and Watchkeeping
            2. Electronic Navigation
            3. Radar Navigation
            Appendices

                        Appendix 1 - Answers

                        Appendix 2 - Additional Information

                        Appendix 3 - Bibliography & References

                        Appendix 4 - Watchkeeping Officer (Deck) Syllabi

                        Appendix 5 – Acronyms

            Index

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Witherbys staff have significant expertise in the fields of navigation and hazardous cargoes as well as in the presentation of complex subjects in a graphic and easy to understand manner.

Abdul Khalique

Abdul Khalique is a Master Mariner and the author of several publications on the maritime industry. He is currently the Head of the Maritime Centre at Liverpool John Moores University, the Chief Examiner of Workboat Operations at IAMI and a member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.

Title: NAVBasics (3 book set), 2nd Edition (eBook)
Number of Volumes: 3
Edition: Second
Number of Pages: 1004
Product Code: WS1307EA
ISBN: ISBN 13: 978-1-85609-488-7 (9781856094887), ISBN 10: 1-85609-488-X (185609488X)
Published Date: August 2009
Binding Format: Paperback
Author: Abdul Khalique

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