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GPS for dummies

Author: Joel McNamara
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley Pub., ©2004.
Series: --For dummies.
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Offers down-to-earth guidance for hikers, cross-country skiers, ATVers, and other outdoor enthusiasts who own or are thinking of buying a GPS receiver, as well as people interested in digital map-makingGPS (global positioning system) receivers draw on satellite signals to precisely determine a person's geographic position; as prices for these devices have gone down-entry-level models now sell for
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McNamara, Joel.
GPS for dummies.
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley Pub., ©2004
(DLC) 2004002594
(OCoLC)55673003
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joel McNamara
ISBN: 0764577581 9780764577581
OCLC Number: 55693349
Notes: Includes index.
"Companion web site has links to free maps and resources."--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 382 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: GPS For Dummies; About the Author; Author's Acknowledgments; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; Part I: All About Digital Maps; Part II: All About GPS; Part III: Digital Mapping on Your Computer; Part IV: Using Web-hosted Mapping Services; Part V: The Part of Tens; Index.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: Joel McNamara.
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Offers down-to-earth guidance for hikers, cross-country skiers, ATVers, and other outdoor enthusiasts who own or are thinking of buying a GPS receiver, as well as people interested in digital map-makingGPS (global positioning system) receivers draw on satellite signals to precisely determine a person's geographic position; as prices for these devices have gone down-entry-level models now sell for

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"at over 350 pages you can be sure to find the answers to most of your questions!" ("Boat Mart," July 2007)

 
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Just what I needed Best Book For TOMTOM GPS

by blackfridaycoffeemaker (WorldCat user published 2010-11-23) Very Good Permalink

Just what I needed to figure out my GPS. Easy to read and understand. Also, the product was shipped fast! I will do business with these guys again.

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