The Nautical Magazine for 1833 by Various Authors buy used Used & Rare price $107.17 new from$65.95 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Trade paperback Publisher: Cambridge University Press Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:1108053858 ISBN - 13:9781108053853 Seller Comments: Trade paperback (US). 842 p. Cambridge Library Collection - the Nautical Magazine. . 23 b/w illus. 4 maps. Intended for professional and scholarly audience. From the Publisher The Nautical Magazine first appeared in 1832, and was published monthly well into the twenty-first century. It covers a wide range of subjects, including navigation, meteorology, technology and safety. An important resource for maritime historians, it also includes reports on military and scientific expeditions and on current affairs. The 1833 volume contains frequent references to steam power, comparing steam marine engines and those used in the mines of Cornwall, and noting new steamship routes. Arctic exploration features prominently, with consideration of policy on expeditions, a drawing of an ice-reinforced ship, and a report on Sir John Ross''s recently completed second voyage (described in detail in Ross'' 1835 book, also available in the Cambridge Library Collection). Other topics covered include Australia, the Pacific, the Falkland Islands and St Kilda, navigation infrastructure projects and naval personnel, while a long-running serial presents the ''advice of a sailor to his son''.