Introduction to Nautical Science by Carl ChaseIntroduction to Nautical Science by Carl Chase

Introduction to Nautical Science

byCarl Chase

Hardcover | November 1, 1990

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Here are the basics: the physics of sailing, the theory of sail, ship handling under sail and power, the diesel engine, electrics and electronic. Here is an introduction to navigation--piloting, celestial, and electronic, the Nautical Almanac, the sextant, plotting, and a marvelous section called "Ten Easy Steps to Success with the Sun." This is an easy-to-understand, readable guide to what is needed to go to sea with confidence.
Title:Introduction to Nautical ScienceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1 pages, 10.23 × 6.34 × 0.92 inPublished:November 1, 1990Publisher:W W Norton

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:039302850X

ISBN - 13:9780393028508