A comprehensive guide to land navigation with GPS
"This practical, hands-on guide was written to meet the needs of those who wish to apply the advantages of the new Global Positioning System (GPS) technology to their navigational requirements on land....focused on what GPS can do and how it can best be used by you in a variety of everyday circumstances."--Cover.
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GPS An Overview Introduction
The Utility of GPS On Land
Navigating With GPS and a Map
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