The American Practical Navigator An Epitome Of Navigation

Author: Nathaniel Bowditch
Publisher: Paradise Cay Publications
ISBN: 9780939837540
Size: 67.76 MB
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[Washington, D.C.] : Defense Mapping Agency Hydrographic/Topographic Center : For sale by authorized Sales Agents of the Defense Mapping Agency, Office of Distribution Services, 1983

Marine Claims Handbook

Author: N. Geoffrey Hudson
Publisher: Informa Pub
Size: 67.41 MB
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Twelve years have passed since the publication of the fourth edition and this new edition has been brought completely up to date to cover, inter alia: the latest revision of the Institute Time Clauses - Hulls (1995); the York Antwerp Rules ...

Understanding A Nautical Chart

Author: Paul Boissier
Publisher: Fernhurst Books
ISBN: 1912177455
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Bearings Sea Miles and Cables Names Chart Catalogues The Mariner's
Handbook and other Publications Bearings are given from seaward and refer to
the true compass. A sea mile is the length of one minute of latitude locally, and is
the principal means of expressing distance on Admiralty charts. A cable is one-
tenth of a sea mile. Names on Admiralty charts are spelt in accordance with the
principles and systems approved by the Permanent Committee on Geographical
Names for ...