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Compass & Map Navigator 2ND Edition

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Publisher Comments:

Why get lost? Staying found should be simple, and it is with Compass & Map Navigator, the easiest to understand and most complete map and compass book on the market. Using clear and fun to read step-by-step instructions, as well as detailed illustrations and diagrams, Compass & Map Navigator will have you confidently navigating your way through the wilds with or without a compass, with or without a map, and then with all the tools together - including GPS. (5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 160 pages, illustrations, diagrams)

Synopsis:

Staying found in the outdoors shouldn't require a degree in engineering or the textbook complexity of so many other guides on the market. Staying found should be simple, and it is with Compass & Map Navigator. With this guide you will learn the basic steps that will help you to easily and confidently navigate through the wilds.

Author Michael Hodgson explains how to:
-- Read a topographic map
-- Find your current location on the map
-- Orient the map without a compass
-- Pick the right compass
-- Navigate at night
-- Learn advanced navigational skills

Synopsis:

With this guide you will learn the basic steps that will help you to easily and confidently navigate through the wilds with or without a compass, with or without a map, and then will all the tools together.

About the Author

Recognized nationally for his poignant writing style, humor, and knowledge of the outdoors, award-winning author and journalist Michael Hodgson is a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America, a contributing editor to the San Jose Mercury News, Backpacker, and Outdoor Retailer, and the author of numerous outdoor books. He captained Team Media in the inaugural Eco-Challenge 360-mile adventure race in Utah.

Table of Contents

(1) The Foundation of Navigation (2) The Map (3) The Compass (4) Making the Compass and Map Work for You (5) Practical Navigation Tips: Beyond the Basics (6) Planning Your Outing (7) Specialized Navigational Aids

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762704880
Subtitle:
The Complete Guide to Staying Found
Christina:
Cox, Jon
Author:
Hodgson, Michael
Author:
Cox, Jon
Publisher:
Brunton Company
Location:
Guilford, Conn. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Outdoor Skills
Subject:
Maps
Subject:
Hiking
Subject:
Compass
Subject:
Electromagnetism
Subject:
Navigation
Subject:
Map reading
Subject:
General Travel
Copyright:
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series Volume:
7930.2H
Publication Date:
20000901
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in

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Product details 160 pages Brunton Company, the - English 9780762704880 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Staying found in the outdoors shouldn't require a degree in engineering or the textbook complexity of so many other guides on the market. Staying found should be simple, and it is with Compass & Map Navigator. With this guide you will learn the basic steps that will help you to easily and confidently navigate through the wilds.

Author Michael Hodgson explains how to:
-- Read a topographic map
-- Find your current location on the map
-- Orient the map without a compass
-- Pick the right compass
-- Navigate at night
-- Learn advanced navigational skills

"Synopsis" by ,
With this guide you will learn the basic steps that will help you to easily and confidently navigate through the wilds with or without a compass, with or without a map, and then will all the tools together.

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