Celestial Navigation

PAR228
$59.95  
Hardcover, Nathaniel Bowditch, 8.5 x 11
This item includes both Volume 1 and Volume 2, hardcover bound separately and shrink wrapped together. I am honored to welcome you to the 2017 edition of Publication No. 9, The American Practical Navigator, or as most mariners refer to it, "Bowditch." As a young Surface Warfare Officer serving...
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IMR060
$79.95  
Hardcover, edited by Capt AG Blance, 568pages, 8 x 11, ISBN: 9781786790385
Since J W Norie published the first edition of this famous set of mathematical tables in 1803, the book has become – and remained - a bestseller. Despite developments in electronic navigation it remains an essential requirement for anyone learning and practising astro-navigation.  Since the...
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SKY143
$22.99  
Hardcover, David Berson, 160pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781944824020
Learn and Appreciate What Master Navigators Have Practiced for Centuries in This Hands-on, Friendly Approach.   Celestial navigation, in all its forms, is nearly as old as mankind. Anyone who can master its intricacies stands at the end of a long line of master navigators that is...
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PAR219
$69.95  
Hardcover, Nathaniel Bowditch, 1228pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781937196820
The latest edition of the Bowditch.  This version includes both Volumes 1 and 2 combined into one hardcover. I am honored to welcome you to the 2017 edition of Publication No. 9, The American Practical Navigator, or as most mariners refer to it, "Bowditch." As a young Surface Warfare...
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PAR223
$59.95  
Hardcover, Nathaniel Bowditch, 768pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781937196578
The latest edition of the Bowditch.  This version iS Volume 1 only. I am honored to welcome you to the 2017 edition of Publication No. 9, The American Practical Navigator, or as most mariners refer to it, "Bowditch." As a young Surface Warfare Officer serving in my first ship, I quickly...
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PAR224
$49.95  
Hardcover, Nathaniel Bowditch, 460pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781937196585
The latest edition of the Bowditch.  This version is Volume 2 only. I am honored to welcome you to the 2017 edition of Publication No. 9, The American Practical Navigator, or as most mariners refer to it, "Bowditch." As a young Surface Warfare Officer serving in my first ship, I quickly...
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ACB147
$17.00  
Paperback, Mary Blewitt, 96pages, 5 x 7, ISBN: 9781472942876
Don't leave shore without this easy-to-use celestial favorite navigation primer--it could save your life! Huge advances in electronic navigation since the original publication of  Celestial Navigation  have transported offshore navigators to a world of press-button convenience....
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ACB146
$40.00  
Paperback, Andy Du Port, 80pages, 8 x 12, ISBN: 9781472930521
Reeds Astro-Navigation Tables  is an established book of annual astro-navigation tables compiled specifically for the needs of yachtsmen. It contains all the information the ocean-going sailor needs (without the bulk) in order to navigate by the sun, moon, planets, and stars, using tables...
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HRW112
$14.99  
Paperback, David Barrie, 384pages, 5.3 x 0.9 x 8, ISBN: 9780062279354
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 ever created, and the daring mariners who used it to explore, conquer,...
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STR040
$39.00  
Paperback, David Burch, 296pages, 8.3 x 0.6 x 11, ISBN: 9780914025467
This book has been used for 30 years, updated periodically as needed. More than 20,000 students have successfully learned ocean navigation from these materials and gone on to cross oceans or circumnavigate the globe. This book covers how to find position at sea from timed sextant sights of the...
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IHP_1981
$29.95  
Paperback, USNO Nautical Almanac Office, H. M. Nautical Almanac Office, 318pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781937196189
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CMP208
$9.95  
Paperback, John E. Milligan, 101pages, 7 X 10, ISBN: 9780870331916
Practical guide to this popular sight reduction method. Basic, encouraging approach to tools and techniques.
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CMP244
$18.50  
Paperback, Edward J. Bergin, 202pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780870333095
For the beginner, this gives straightforward explanations every step of the way to confident, successful celestial navigation. Widely used as textbook.
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INT310
$19.00  
Paperback, Bruce Bauer, 192pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780070052192
Not a celestial navigation textbook, but rather an essential guide to the mechanics of sextant use, adjustment, repair, history as well as buying guide to both new and used instruments. Illustrations.
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SHP018
$16.95  
Paperback, Hewitt Schlereth, 133pages, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9781574090581
A easy-to-use guide that takes the reader through the basic methods involved in position finding using sun, moon and star sights. Uses several examples and situations to make this an effective self-teaching text.
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STR010
$19.95  
Paperback, David Burch, 68pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 914025007
A comprehensive book explaining the use of the 2102D star finder, and the many applications it offers in planning navigation. Its numerous examples and diagrams make it a most definitive treatment. In addition to a description of the star finder and its basic use, the book covers: brightness and...
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PAR010
$19.95  
Paperback, Leonard Gray, 168pages, 10.8 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780939837335
This revised and expanded edition of this popular CN book now introduces simple tabular sight reductions first, followed by calculator methods for those wishing to take full advantage of their flexibility. Of course it retains the same unprecedented clear and accurate explanation of CN...
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PAR006
$49.95  
Hardcover, Nathaniel Bowditch, 896pages, 11.3 x 8.7, ISBN: 9780939837540
This edition of The American Practical Navigator, Bowditch, is offered by Celestaire and Paradise Cay Publications. This is the most recent update of Bowditch, the definitive work on navigation. . Nathanial Bowditch first published this encyclopedic work in 1802. During the last two centuries...
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PAR011
$9.95  
Paperback, Mike Pepperday, 24pages, 8.5 x 5.5, ISBN: 9780939837090
Recently developed method to back-up celestial navigation computers. Uses DR position, is shortest and simplest to learn table and method, works for all latitudes and altitudes and is a practical star identifier.
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CEL003
$29.95  
Paperback, 365pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780970801043
VOL. : Latitudes 15 - 30, Inclusive This is the standard set of tables designed for marine navigation. Although there are 6 volumes in a set, only those pertaining to the latitudes anticipated need be obtained. These books are traditionally bound with hard cover. Their tabular data, being purely...
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CEL008
$29.95  
Paperback, 365pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780970801012
These tables were designed for air navigation where weight and space are at a premium, however, they are very popular with sailors due to the fact that at most only three books are needed, and that Vol. 1 offers a speedier way to compute stars. The way the 6 volumes of 229 were combined into...
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CEL009
$29.95  
Paperback, 365pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9780970801029
These tables were designed for air navigation where weight and space are at a premium, however, they are very popular with sailors due to the fact that at most only three books are needed, and that Vol. 1 offers a speedier way to compute stars. The way the 6 volumes of 229 were combined into...
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PAR004
$24.95  
Paperback, John Karl, 310pages, 9.9 x 7.2, ISBN: 9780939837755
Celestial Navigation in the GPS Age by John Karl This revised and expanded edition of this popular CN book now introduces simple tabular sight reductions first, followed by calculator methods for those wishing to take full advantage of their flexibility. Of course it retains the same...
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PAR048
$39.95  
Hardcover, W. J. Morris, 246pages, 10 x 7.2, ISBN: 9780939837892
The Nautical Sextant reveals in pictures, prose, and perspective the experience and knowledge gained by the author from years of acquiring, studying, and restoring sextants from earlier times and from around the world. This fascinating book owes much of its attraction to the expert description...
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