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Epitome of the art of navigation [electronic resource] : or, a short, easy, and methodical way to become a compleat navigator: containing, Practical Geometry, Plane and Spheric, Superficial and Solid; with its Uses in all Kinds of Mensuration. Trigonometry, Plane and Spheric, both Geometric, Instrumental, and Logarithmic; with its Uses in Navigation, viz. In Plane, Mercator's, and Great Circle-Sailing, Geography, Astronomy, the Projection of the Sphere, &c. The Gregorian or New Calendar, Description and Use of the Plane-Chart, Mercator's-Chart, both Globes, Hemispheres, and divers other Instruments. A New Form of keeping a Sea-Reckoning, or Account of a Ship's Way. A Traverse-Table; a Table of Meridional Parts; a Table of 10,000 Logarithms, and Logarithmic Sines, Tangents, and Secants, carefully Corrected. By James Atkinson, Senior. The whole revis'd, and corrected, with the utmost care, by W. Mountaine, Teacher of the Mathematics, & F. R. S.

Author/Creator:
Atkinson, James, fl. 1667-1715.
Publication:
London : printed for W. and J. Mount, T. Page and Son, on Tower-Hill, M,DCC,LIX. [1759]
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
Format/Description:
Book
447,[1]p., 10 plates ; 8⁰.
Subjects:
Navigation -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
With a half-title.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford).
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, N31189.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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