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The American Practical Navigator

by Nathaniel Bowditch

This is the best selling boating book ever. 1,000,000 copies sold over 200 years. Everything a marine navigator could possibly need to know. Updated by National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency USA Government...


Your First Atlantic Crossing 4th edition

by Les Weatheritt

Answering all of the important questions, this book shows not just how to sail an ocean for the first time, but also how to enjoy it. There are insights into the social as well as nautical reality of preparing...


British River Navigations

by Stuart Fisher

Britain's rivers deserve to be better known. Teeming with wildlife, steeped in history, sporting bridges, docks and stunning architecture, not to mention supporting riverside pubs, waterways museums and a variety...


Learn to Navigate

by Basil Mosenthal

Learn to Navigate has been a bestseller since first publication. It is the ideal introduction for anyone wanting to learn the basics of what navigation is all about. This fourth edition is now in full colour...


Finding Your Way Without Map or Compass

by Harold Gatty

Useful, instructive manual shows would-be explorers, hikers, bikers, scouts, sailors, and survivalists how to find their way outdoors by observing animals, weather patterns, shifting sands, and other elements...


Seamanship Techniques: Shipboard and Marine Operations

by David House

Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fourth edition of this book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation...


In Kon-Tiki's Wake

by Pete J Capelotti

It was the original Survivor series, only without the omnipresent cameras, paramedics, and faux tribal rituals. Between the spring of 1947 and the summer of the year 2006, more than forty expeditions sought...


Pass Your Day Skipper

by David Fairhall & Mike Peyton

Both concise and comprehensive, this out-and-out 'crammer' covers all the essentials of the RYA Day Skipper syllabus, arranged and highlighted to make revising easier and now updated and expanded for the fifth...


The Pirate Wars

by Peter Earle

Investigating the fascination pirates hold over the popular imagination, Peter Earle takes the fable of ocean-going Robin Hoods sailing under the "banner of King Death" and contrasts it with the murderous reality...


Burch at the Helm: Navigation and Weather Articles from the Pages of Blue Water Sailing Magazine

by David Burch & Tobias Burch

The articles included here were originally published in Blue Water Sailing magazine over a period of several years. They cover diverse topics, but each is intended to enhance the safety and efficiency of navigation....


Sextant

by David Barrie

In the tradition of Dava Sobel's Longitude comes sailing expert David Barrie's compelling and dramatic tale of invention and discovery—an eloquent elegy to one of the most important navigational instruments...


Heavenly Mathematics: The Forgotten Art of Spherical Trigonometry

by Glen Van Brummelen

Spherical trigonometry was at the heart of astronomy and ocean-going navigation for two millennia. The discipline was a mainstay of mathematics education for centuries, and it was a standard subject in high...


Navigation Rules

by U.S.C.G.

Navigation Rules - International & Inland. Illustrated and Interactive. United States Coast Guard. Fully up to date edition including the following extras... 1. FAQ. Frequently asked questions. 2. AIS. Automatic...


Mobilities and Inequality

by Timo Ohnmacht & Hanja Maksim

Based on the premise that the dynamics caused by modernization, globalization, migration and social change affect the structuring of social fabric and space, this book examines the interrelations between social...


US Coast Pilot 7 Pacific Coast California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii and Pacific Islands

by NOAA

Edition 44 for 2013. US COAST PILOT 7 CALIFORNIA..... 24 WIND CHARTS FOR US WEST COAST. California, Oregon, and Washington San Diego to Point Arguello, California Channel Islands, California Point Arguello to...


Astro-Navigation from Square One to Ocean Master

by Alan Murray

Astro-navigation from Square One to Ocean-master begins at the very beginning of this relatively complex subject and progresses logically through all the required "astro skills". Each new concept builds on UNDERSTANDING...


A Fateful Letter

by Alan Murray

Can a teenage thug that is beyond all hope and hated by his neighbours fall in love? Does he have feelings like all other so called humans? Most of us think it's impossible, or maybe we can't imagine it. Well...


The Nautical Dictionary

by N. Bowditch

This is THE Complete Nautical Dictionary. ALL the words both ancient and modern.


COLREGS

by A. Phillips

These rules shall apply to all vessels upon the high seas and in all waters connected therewith navigable by sea going vessels The International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 1972 (COLREGS) are...


Hillwalking

by Steve Long

Hillwalking is an indispensable guide to the skills required for summer hill walking and is a major reference book for those who wish to lead groups in the UK and Ireland. It is the official handbook for Mountain...