Basic coastal navigation: an introductin to piloting

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Publisher:
Sheridan House,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Edition:
2nd ed.
Language:
English
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This clear and accessible introduction to coastal navigation outlines most of the techniques of piloting that are still fundamental to safe navigation even with modern electronic aids. Step-by-step, the reader is guided from simple to more complex piloting solutions. In addition to dead-reckoning techniques, the author covers tides and currents and explains how to use LORAN C and GPS. There are numerous illustrations throughout the text and practice problems at the end of each chapter. Key Advantages: fully updated new edition, perfect for sail and power, clear layout and instructions, comprehensive overage of all aspects of coastal navigation, review questions and answers, and suitable for self-study and Coast Guard or other similar courses.
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9781574090529
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subject_facet Coastwise navigation, Yachting
title_display Basic coastal navigation : an introductin to piloting
title_full Basic coastal navigation : an introductin to piloting / Frank J. Larkin
title_short Basic coastal navigation :
title_sub an introductin to piloting
topic_facet Coastwise navigation, Yachting