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Chapman Nautical Chart No. 1

The Essential Guide to Chart Reading and Navigation
United States (Book - 2004)
Chapman Nautical Chart No. 1
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The essential reference tool for reading maps, published by the Coast Guard, is now available to boaters in an attractive, colorful edition that includes important supplementary information about navigation. A must-have for all mariners, the first half of the manual reproduces the U.S. Coast Guard book, with coverage of basic chart concepts, the anatomy of a chart, how to read a chart, symbols and abbreviations associated with National Ocean Service and Defense Mapping Agency charts, and the chart numbering system. In addition, for extra value, the USCG version has been expanded to include navigation tips and techniques from Chapman Piloting and Seamanship, 64th edition, including details on positioning procedures, dead reckoning, and river piloting.
Authors: United States. Coast Guard
Title: Chapman nautical chart no. 1
the essential guide to chart reading and navigation
Publisher: New York : Hearst Books, 2004
Characteristics: 201 p. cm
Statement of Responsibility: United States Coast Guard & John Wooldridge
Notes: Includes index
Additional Contributors: Wooldridge, John 1947-
ISBN: 1588164004
Branch Call Number: 623.8922 U58c 2004
Subject Headings: Nautical charts Navigation
Topical Term: Nautical charts
LCCN: 2004009407
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The essential reference tool for reading nautical charts, published by the Coast Guard, includes important supplementary information about navigation.

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