by Alexander F. Hickethier, MBA Dr. Hu Jia-Shen
Publish Date: October 2011
Page Count: 186
Book Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Binding: Perfect Bound
These manuals have been developed to augment our current textbooks for Mariners and are modular in design incorporating practical exercises and actual U.S. Coast Guard examination questions with all questions worked-out.
A description of this manual follows:
Volume III Part II, provides an in-depth understanding of Celestial Calculation found on the US Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Examinations through 2nd Mate Unlimited subjects mater areas of Latitude Observations (Local Apparent Noon and Latitude by Polaris), Sight Reduction – Running Fixes (any body), Star Identification, and Star and Selection.