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The Lo-tech Navigator

Crowley, Tony (Book - 2004 )
The Lo-tech Navigator


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The Lo-Tech Navigator is an entertaining and practical book for those who wish to be less dependent on GPS and electronics. Through a variety of illustrated projects, you can learn to make traditional navigation instruments and explore some unusual and long forgotten techniques. Tony Crowley explains how to: detect sea currents using a kettle; find latitude and longitude by the Pole Star; take sun sights with a cassette holder, find your position through origami, navigate with the aid of poetry, make a compass from a tin lid, self-steer with a tiller sail, search for buried and discover the magic of 6.
Authors: Crowley, Tony, 1940-
Title: The lo-tech navigator
Publisher: Rendlesham, Woodbridge, Suffolk :, Dobbs Ferry, NY :, Seafarer Books, Sheridan House,, c2004
Characteristics: 147 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,24 cm
ISBN: 1574091913
Branch Call Number: VK555 .C884 2004
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