By Mary Blewitt
success of Mary Blewitt's concise and transparent type in explaining a
particularly tough ability, and it's been the bible for many
generations of ocean navigators.
Since this booklet used to be first released, the large advances in electronic
navigation have transported so much offshore navigators to an international of
press-button comfort. even though, there's nonetheless a necessary desire for
traditional talents while issues get it wrong: batteries can fail, aerials go
overboard, and electronics were recognized to get rainy.
A bestseller for over 50 years, Celestial Navigation for Yachtsmen is
a version of simplicity and readability. The labored examples require only
straightforward addition and subtraction, and is the reason why this book
has actually earned its attractiveness for admirable conciseness and for
making a tough topic effortless to understand.
'The "bible" of navigation for generations of yachtsmen... worthy its weight in gold' Sailing
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