Catalog Record: The improved practical navigator: containing all necessary instructions for determining the latitude by various methods, and for ascertaining the longitude by lunar observations, in a complete epitome of navigation ... To which is added a number of new tables, including those requisite to be used with the nautical almanack, with improvements and additions | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The improved practical navigator: containing all necessary instructions for determining the latitude by various methods, and for ascertaining the longitude by lunar observations,
in a complete epitome of navigation ... To which is added a number of new tables, including those requisite to be used with the nautical almanack, with improvements and additions.
Originally written and calculated by Nathaniel Bowditch ... revised, re-calculated, and newly arranged, by Thomas Kirby ...

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Main Author: Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838.
Related Names: Kirby, Thomas.
Language(s): English
Published: London, Printed for J. and J. Hardy [etc.] 1809.
Edition: Third edition, corrected and improved.
Subjects: Navigation.
Physical Description: xix, 320 p., 126 l. incl. tables. charts, diagrs., front., illus., maps, plates. 22 cm.
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