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Basic Coastal Navigation

  • Author: Frank J. Larkin
  • Easily Understood, Comprehensive Course on Navigation and GPS Navigation
  • Format: Hardcover, Pages 278, Published: January 1998, Edition: 2nd
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    • Basic Coastal Navigation: An Introduction to Piloting for Sail and Power is a 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
    • Clear, easily understood, comprehensive course can be used for self-study or in a course setting
    • Goes from simple techniques through advanced, including GPS navigation.

    Publishing Information:

    • Author: Frank J. Larkin
    • Hardcover
    • Pages 278
    • Edition: 2nd
    • ASIN: B00CB23ZXY
    • Publication Date: January 1998
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