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Oceanography and seamanship

by William G. Van Dorn

  • 372 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oceanography,
  • Seamanship

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam G. Van Dorn ; drawings by Richard Van Dorn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC28 .V36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 481 p. :
    Number of Pages481
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5421823M
    ISBN 10039606888X
    LC Control Number73015377

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Oceanography and Seamanship by van Dorn is so full of information that it's hard to know where to start. The book is quite technical, with lots of math, and even as a scientist, I found that I skipped over many of the forumlae, yet still understood the underlying concepts of how boats and the water by: Oceanography and Seamanship by van Dorn is so full of information that it's hard to know where to start.

The book is quite technical, with lots of math, and even as a scientist, I found that I skipped over many of the forumlae, yet still understood the underlying concepts of how boats and the water interact. Very interesting and useful/5(6).

Written by an engineer-sailor-oceanographer, and based on the premise that all who go to sea will benefit from a broader interpretation of seamanship, this book attempts in simple terms to explain the ocean as an operating environment, how boats and ships behave in this environment, and what the average sailor can do to make any voyage safer and more pleasurable/5(9).

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Beginning with the ocean's. Recognizing the advantages of combining the knowledge of oceanography and seamanship, he created the first edition of this book." "Based on the premise that those who challenge the sea will have a better chance of survival if they have a knowledge of its characteristics, the author applies the science of physical oceanography to the practical needs of the seafaring community.

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