Emergency Navigation second edition
by David Burch

How to find your position and shape a course to safety with limited or no instruments at all. Second edition, 2008.
Celestial Navigation, Second Edition
by David Burch

The textbook used in our online and home-study celestial nav course. Covers all aspects of ocean navigation.
Radar For Mariners, Revised Edition
by David Burch

Covers principles and practical use of radar. New in 2005. Recommended text for our online course.
Radar Workbook
By David Burch and Larry Brandt

Question and answers on marine radar. Supplement to Radar for Mariners
Modern Marine Weather, 2nd Ed.
by David Burch

From time honored maritime traditions to the latest technology. A highly-recommended text on practical marine weather.
Weather Workbook
Question and answers and resources on marine weather. Supplement to Modern Marine Weather
Inland and Coastal Navigation, 2nd Edition
By David Burch

A thorough, easy-to-read treatment of both traditional and modern small-craft navigation for power and sail.
Navigation Workbook 18465 Tr
By David Burch and Larry Brandt

Realistic, up-to-date practice exercises in all phases of small-craft navigation, power and sail, with excerpts from all required resources provided. Uses training chart 18465 Tr.
Navigation Workbook for Practice Underway
The next step beyond textbook and classroom.
Navigation Workbook 1210 Tr
By David Burch and Larry Brandt

Realistic, up-to-date practice exercises in all phases of small-craft navigation, power and sail, with excerpts from all required resources provided. Uses training chart 1210 Tr.
Hawaii By Sextant
By David Burch and Stephen Miller

An In-depth Exercise in Celestial Navigation Using Real Sextant Sights and Logbook Entries.
How to use Plastic Sextants
—with Applications to Metal Sextants and a Review of Sextant Piloting
by David Burch

Optimize your sextant sights, plastic and metal
Stark Tables for Clearing the Lunar Distance
by Bruce Stark

Find GMT from sextant sights and become an expert at cel nav in doing so.
Long Term Almanac
by Dr. Geoffrey Kolbe

Nautical Almanac data for sun and stars valid till 2050
Tidal Currents of Puget Sound
by NOAA, University of WA Dept. of Oceanography,
and WA Sea Grant

Current Charts plus Tide Prints of Puget Sound.
Mariners Pressure Atlas
Worldwide Mean Sea Level Pressures and Standard Deviations for Weather Analysis and Tropical Storm Warning.
USCG Cel Nav Notes
Notes on taking the USCG celestial navigation test
1981 Nautical Almanac
1981 Nautical Almananc for use with USCG celestial navigation exam problems.
Annotated Navigation Rules
Highlights all differences between the International and US Inland Navigation Rules.
We the Navigators
By David Lewis

The classic study of Polynesian navigation and early long-distance voyages by sailing canoe.
Sailors Logbook
Ideal logbook for day sails or ocean passages, racing or cruising.
Secrets of the Viking Navigators
by Leif K. Karlsen

A new look at viking navigation, sun stones, and related topics
The Star Finder Book, 2nd ed.
by David Burch

A complete guide to the many uses of the 2102-D star finder. Turns the Star Finder into a hand-held planetarium.
North Star to Southern Cross
by Ray Lanterman and Wil Kyselka

Enlighten your star gazing underway with some mythology, some astronomy, and excellent monthly star maps.
Fundamentals of Kayak Navigation
by David Burch

Recommended by Kayak instructors, worldwide. Now in its 4th edition. Covers in detail the effects of wind and current as well.
Portneys Ponderables
by Joe Portney

Brain Teasers for Navigators
The Barometer Handbook
by David Burch

An in-depth look at barometers and applications of barometric pressure.
Robert Peary at the North Pole
By Thomas D. Davies

A Report to the National Geographic Society detailing the first expedition to successfully reach the North Pole.
Burch at the Helm
by David Burch

Articles on Navigation and weather from the pages of Blue Water Sailing Magazine.
Pub. 102, International Code of Signals
Covers visual, sound, and radio communications.
Sea State Forecasting ebooks
Three classic texts on waves, swells, and sea state forcasting. Long out of print, impossible to find. Now available as ebooks on 1 CD.
Bosuns Locker
Secondhand books and blemished new books at discount prices, when available
Starpath Elibra ebook cards
Starpath textbooks packaged as ebook gifts.
Rowing into the Son
By Jordan Hanssen

An epic voyage by Starpath students, with many examples of the challenge of ocean rowing navigation and weather tactics.
Do-it-yourself Gift Certificates
Select your value then print your own certificate
Nav Rules Flash Cards
A great way to study the Nav Rules.
Notfall Navigation
von David Burch, Peer Reeh & Heinz Ressel
Navigation De Secours
par David Burch, Jean-Yves Guitton & Jean-Philippe Planas.
Sight Reduction Tables
Pub. 229, Pub. 249 and NAO Tables available.
Young Readers Books
By John Dowd

Eco and wilderness adventures for young readers by the author of the classic Sea Kayaking—A Manual of Long-Distance Touring.
Mariners Met Pack-South West Pacific
by Bob McDavitt

The Best Book Available on Southern Hemisphere Weather.
Captain James Riley's original Narrative
Capt. James Riley's sad adventures in the Sahara after his 1815 shipwreck.
Navigators Newsletter Archive
From the Foundation for the Promotion of the Art of Navigation. All 99 issues, from 1983 to 2008.
1851 Bowditch eBook
The complete text and tables of the American Practical Navigator from 1851.
Farwells Rules of the Nautical Road
by Craig H. Allen

Most important guide to the most important book in Navigation
Canadian Current Atlas
Graphical current data for San Juan Islands, E. Juan de Fuca Strait, and the S. Straits of Georgia. The best source available for these regions.
Waggoner Tables (Formerly Washburne Tables)
An annual guide to the Canadian Current Atlas. Used by NW mariners for more than 20 years.
American Practical Navigator, Bicentennial edition.
Bowditch's American Practical Navigator, Bicentennial edition, includes bonus CD
The Wind Came All Ways
by Owen S. Lange

A 'real' weather book. Specialized, but most excellent.
Star Names and Their Meanings ebook
by Richard Hinckley Allen

Everything you ever wanted to know about the name of any star.
The Navigation Rules,
US Inland and International Waters

The official USCG wording, publication COMDTINST MI6672.2D.
Marine Weather of Western Washington
by Kenneth E. Lilly, Jr.

The definitive treatment of wind and waves in the Pacific Northwest.
Nautical Almanac —
Commercial Edition

Annual list of star and planet locations plus other data needed for celestial navigation.
Oceanography and Seamanship
by William G. Van Dorn

Covers winds, waves, currents, stability, and more.
Inside Passage Map
by Coastal Cruise Tour Guides

A renown sailing route illustrated and annotated, in a convenient fold-out format
Radar Navigation Manual, Pub. 1310
The standard text used in many Radar Navigation Schools
Chart No.1
Nautical Chart Symbols and Abbreviations

New revised 12th edition.
Starpath Antique Library
A collection of old books on navigation that we have prepared as ebooks.
The Literary Sailor
Classic Maritime Literature in ebook format


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