The American Practical Navigator

$49.95

Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
939837544
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780939837540
AUTHOR-1:
Nathaniel Bowditch
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
2002
BINDING:
Hardcover
EDITION NUMBER:
2002 Bicentennial Edition
PAGE COUNT:
879

Attributes

Current Stock:
SKU:
939837544
ISBN-13 DIGIT:
9780939837540
AUTHOR-1:
Nathaniel Bowditch
COPYRIGHT/PUBLICATION DATE:
2002
BINDING:
Hardcover
EDITION NUMBER:
2002 Bicentennial Edition
PAGE COUNT:
879

Description

This is a publication which describes the modern principles of marine navigation and includes the formulas, tables, data and instructions required by navigators to perform the computations associated with dead reckoning, piloting, and celestial navigation. The publication also contains sections addressing the Practice of Navigation, Navigational Safety, Oceanography, Weather, and Electronic Navigation. It is prepared and published by NIMA on a five-year program. This publication is available in its entirety on the website. A Marine Navigation Calculator function is also available on the website which performs many of the navigational computations derived from formulas and data found within this publication's text and tables. 8 1/2" x 11", 879 pgs. 7 lbs.