Catalog Record: The new American practical navigator: being an epitome of navigation; containing all the tables necessary to be used with the Nautical almanac in determining the latitude, and the longitude by lunar observations, and keeping a complete reckoning at sea ... the whole exemplified in a journal, kept from Boston to Madeira ... with an appendix, containing methods of calculating eclipses of the sun and moon, and occultations of the fixed stars | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The new American practical navigator: being an epitome of navigation;
containing all the tables necessary to be used with the Nautical almanac in determining the latitude, and the longitude by lunar observations, and keeping a complete reckoning at sea ... the whole exemplified in a journal, kept from Boston to Madeira ... with an appendix, containing methods of calculating eclipses of the sun and moon, and occultations of the fixed stars ...
By Nathaniel Bowditch ... and, since his decease, continued by his son, J. Ingersoll Bowditch.

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Main Author: Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838.
Related Names: Bowditch, Jonathan Ingersoll 1806-1889.
Language(s): English
Published: New-York, E. & G.W. Blunt, 1851.
Edition: 20th new stereotype ed.
Subjects: Nautical astronomy.
Navigation.
Physical Description: 2 p. l., [iii]-xix, [1], 319, 458 p. incl. tables. XIII pl. (incl. fold. front.) diagrs. (1 fold.) 25 cm.
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