Maps & compasses: a user's handbook
This book covers more topics than the competitors', including maps, compasses, & charts for use on land or water. It includes updated information on map standards & metrication in mapping & navigating. It covers special topics such as drawing maps, using historic, military, & raised maps, planning a wilderness expedition, & orienteering.
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Finding Your Way in the Wilderness
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