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post #5 of Old 04-11-2011
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Yes, I would certainly study Karl if you already have the book.
Here in descending order is a list of books that a well tempered Navigator might be familiar with.

John Letcher
Self Contained C.N. with H.O.208

100 Problems in Celestial Navigation by Leonard Gray

Celestial navigation in the computer age by Alton Moody

Celestial Navigation by H.O. 249
by John E Milligan

Celestial Navigation in the GPS Age by John Karl

Other Authors on C.N.
Jeff Toghill

Frances W Wright

David Burch

Mary Blewitt

Warren Norville

Susan Peterson Howell

John Favill

William P Crawford

Otis S Brown

John P. Budlong

Pat Langley-Price

William Bruce Paulk

Robert Y Kittredge

And the list goes on and on.

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