A treatise on surveying and navigation

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Рипол Классик, 1853 - History - 101 pages
 

Contents

INTRODUCTION
9
CHAPTER II
22
Application of Logarithms to Multiplication Division and
31
Plane Trigonometry
44
Obliqueangled Plane Trigonometry
64
Introductory Remarks
79
Latitude and Departure
87
United States Land
121
Introduction
175
Plane Sailing
180
Middle Latitude Sailing
186
CHAPTER III
194
CHAPTER I
198
Quadrant and Sextant
202
A perfect Timepiece
213
Lunar Observations
220

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141
Triangular Surveying
146
80
156
Elevation determined by atmospheric Pressure as indicated
166
Application of the same to clearing lunar distances
6
Change of the formulas to avoid the use of Natural sines and Nat
26
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