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The natural navigator

Tristan Gooley

The natural navigator

the rediscovered art of letting nature be your guide

by Tristan Gooley

  • 243 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Experiment in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orienteering,
  • Navigation

  • About the Edition

    Offers a guide to the age-old tradition of navigation on both land and sea through the observation of the Sun, Moon, and stars, weather patterns, landscape, growth of plants, and habitats of wildlife.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-288) and index.

    StatementTristan Gooley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200.4 .G66 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 305 p. :
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25395666M
    ISBN 101615190465
    ISBN 109781615190461
    LC Control Number2012405505
    OCLC/WorldCa794513286

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