Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & gps download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bob Burns

Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & gps download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bob Burns year 2015
  • Book name: Wilderness Navigation: Finding Your way Using Map, Compass, Altimeter & gps
  • Author: Bob Burns
  • Release date: 2015/8/23
  • Publisher: MOUNTAINEERS BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9781594859458
  • Rating: 9.73 of 10
  • Votes: 732
  • Review by: Jaxon Cleary
  • Review rating: 8.8 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/17
  • Total pages: 176
  • Includes a PDF summary of 16 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: CLICK HERE to download a sample - The official navigation textbook used in outdoor education courses by thousands of students - Goodreads.com readers rated the previous edition 4 out of 5 stars (and now it's even better!) - Map and compass skills remain the foundation for traveling safely in the wilderness This new third edition is a major and complete update of the popular textbook: - Improved throughout for clarity, with chapter objectives presented at the beginning of each chapter and summaries, 'skills check' mini-quizzes, and practice problems listed at the end - Updated descriptions of the most current maps, compasses, altimeters, and Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers - Updated declination maps for the United States and the world (declination changes over time and compasses must be adjusted for a specific location to provide correct readings) - Much-expanded GPS chapter, including interfacing the GPS receiver with the home computer, maximizing battery life, and using the GPS function on a 'smart' phones (along with a description of their limitations) - Additional information on non-GPS navigational techniques - Recommended websites, apps, and other sources of useful navigational information
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H18M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Navigation & Seamanship, Outdoor Survival Skills, Ships & Shipping
  • Available formats: HTML, DOC, PDF, EPUB, WORD, AZW, TXT, OEB. Compressed in ZIP, TBZ, TAR.BZ, CBZ, RAR, TAR.BZ2, RZ
  • Download servers: Uploaded, Microsoft OneDrive, pyget, Dropbox, 4Shared
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.25 USD
  • Dimensions: 147x213x15mm
  • Weight: 259g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Not Available
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