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- Open Road Media 2014; US$ 5.99
Follow the supreme adventurer, Tristan Jones, as he takes a solitary and intrepid six-year voyage on his small craft, The Sea Dart. Covering a distance twice the circumference of the globe, from the lowest body of water in the world--The Dead Sea--to the highest--Lake Titicaca in the Andes--Jones finds himself "a thousand times beyond the limit of... more...
- Open Road Media 2014; US$ 5.99
The Improbable Voyage is the account of master sailor and storyteller Tristan Jones' 2,307-mile voyage across Europe in an oceangoing trimaran, Outward Leg. Continuing his round-the-world journey, Jones traveled from the North Sea to the Black Sea via the rivers Rhine and Danube. Battling ice and cold, life-threatening rapids and narrow defiles,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 104.00
Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fourth edition of this book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation and AIS technology whilst still including essential information on subjects such as safety at sea, rescue operations, watch keeping duties... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2010; US$ 17.58
Starting with a simple question - 'Which way am I looking?' - Tristan Gooley blends natural science, myth, folklore and the history of travel to introduce you to the rare and ancient art of finding your way using nature's own sign-posts, from the feel of a rock to the look of the moon. In this fully updated edition you'll learn why some... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 20.00
Chapter 1: How GPS Works; Chapter 2: GPS Recievers and Systems: Handhelds, Chartplotters; Chapter 3: Using GPS to Navigate; Chapter 4: Additional GPS Features; Chapter 5: Working with Waypoints and Routes; Chapter 6: Chartplotting; Chapter 7: Navigation Software Systems; Chapter 8: Installing Your GPS; Chapter 9: Working with GPS and... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2012; US$ 21.95
ABOUT THE AUTHOR Tony Kern, Series Editor of the Controlling Pilot Error series, is one of the world?s leading authorities on human factors training in aviation. A former lieutenant colonel in the US Air Force, he served as chief of Cockpit Resource Management plans and programs at the USAF Air Education and Training Command. He is author of three... more...
- Artech House 2006; US$ 64.00
This resource offers professionals, students and recreational users of GPS a clear non-mathematical explanation of how GPS works and its wide range of applications. It addresses all aspects of the GPS, examines the GPS signal structure and covers the key types of measurement being utilized. more...
- Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 49.95
Students, professional trainees and marine engineers studying for their certificates of competency, as well as more experienced marine engineers on shore or at sea, will all welcome this quick to use, comprehensive reference that brings the key information needed to understand ship design and performance to their fingertips in one handy volume. The... more...
- Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 73.95
Don Butler has compiled an invaluable list of the man-hours required for ship repair estimates. All ships must undergo regular dry-docking for examination by a third party surveyor; this is a mandatory requirement for ships which ply their trade on either world wide or coastal area basis. This dry-docking period is usually used as a time to carry out... more...