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The ultimate guide to navigating without a compass : how to find your way using the sun, stars, and other natural methods / Christopher Nyerges.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 613.69 Nyerges (Text) 31208913181493 new non-fiction Checked out 09/02/2020
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 613.69 NYERGES (Text) 33946003583494 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781510749900
  • ISBN: 151074990X
  • Physical Description: 154 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-152) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Natural observations -- The sun -- The night sky : the stars and the moon -- The map -- The compass -- Using the map and compass together -- How to avoid getting lost.
Summary, etc.:
"Learn how to navigate without a compass, even when it seems impossible! Whether we're walking or driving, whether in the woods, on the water, or in the city, it's vital that we know where we are and are able to find our way around. But with society's current dependence on modern tools and technology, many persons would have no idea how to navigate without a compass or GPS. In an emergency situation, that lack of knowledge could easily prove fatal. In Guide to Getting Around without a Compass, survival expert Christopher Nygeres provides readers with all the skills that they may need to navigate naturally. The book begins by describing the meaning of natural navigation, and then moves on to describe, in detail, the methods of natural navigation, including using the sun, the stars, the moon, and shadows. Additional topics include: How to read a map How to make a sun dial How to make a star dial How to use clouds to predict weather patterns How to track celestial changes How to gauge time through natural observation And much more! With helpful diagrams, illustrations, and sidebars, Guide to Getting Around without a Compass is the ultimate reference book for learning how to navigate by natural methods"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Orientation.
Wilderness survival.

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