RYA - An Introduction to Navigation
By Tim Bartlett
The latest in the RYA's popular handbook range, this title is an introduction to navigation. The book guides the reader through the basic steps of navigation so that they can learn to navigate successfully. It is therefore an absolute must for everybody, whether studying for the RYA Basic Navigation Course, or merely looking to refresh their knowledge.
- the purpose of navigation
- measuring direction and distance
- tides and buoys
- pilotage and passage planning.
Written by Melanie Bartlett, renowned marine journalist and author of RYA Navigation Handbook, RYA VHF Handbook and RYA Astro Navigation Handbook.
... It’s a great introduction covering a good chunk of the discipline for day or weekend sailors... Sailing Today