The mariner's compass rectified : Containing tables, shewing the true hour of the day, the sun being upon any point of the compass: with the true time of the rising and setting of the sun and stars, and the points of the compass that the sun and stars rise and set with: and tables of amplitude. All which tables are calculated from the equinoctial to 60 degrees of latitude, &c. With the description and use of those instruments most in use in the art of navigation: also a table of the latitude and longitude of places. By Andrew Wakely, math. Carefully corrected, and very much enlarged with many useful additions. By J. Atkinson, teacher of the mathematics

Main Author: Wakely, Andrew
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Printed for W. and J. Mount and T. Page, on Tower-hill, where you may have all sorts of sea-books 1747, 1747
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T225305. - Horizontal chain lines. - In this edition, the pagination is continuous. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With a half-title
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (272p) ill 8°