TERRESTRIAL NAVIGATION

The course is divided into seven chapters consisting of (1) Mathematics for the navigator - use of logarithms and trigonometry functions; (2) Mathematics for the navigator - speed, time and distance; (3) Compass corrections; (4) Bearings and piloting; (5) Vertical sextant angles; (6) The sailings; (7) Practical chart work. Recommended reading for this course is outlined for each chapter using Dutton's "Navigation and Piloting" and Bowditch's "American Practical Navigator".

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    Seamen's Church Institute of New York

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    New York, NY  United States  10004
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  • Pagination: 88 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00138677
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Seamen's Church Institute of New York
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 17 1976 12:00AM