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Outward Bound map & compass handbook

Author: Glenn Randall; Outward Bound, Inc.
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : FalconGuides, ©2012.
Series: Falcon guide.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Randall; Outward Bound, Inc.
ISBN: 9780762778577 0762778571
OCLC Number: 756579194
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 109 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Understanding the drunken spider's web: how to read a topographic map --
The magic needle: choosing and using a compass --
Putting the needle to the drunken spider: using compass and map together --
True north and the unfaithful needle: how to correct for declination --
Bambi meets Godzilla: when theory meets the real world --
Weighing air to find your way: altimeter navigation --
Never get lost again? How the global positioning system has revolutionized backcountry navigation --
Running with cunning: the sport of orienteering.
Series Title: Falcon guide.
Other Titles: Outward Bound map and compass handbook
Responsibility: Glenn Randall.
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"Excellent." -Nelson Bryant, New York Times"Outward Bound Map & Compass Handbook does an excellent job of grounding the beginner while also introducing experienced outdoorsmen to sophisticated Read more...

 
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