Navigating The Tides Of Change

Author: David La Chapelle
Publisher: New Society Pub
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This book puts forward two propositions: first, that our problems can be solved by synthesising the best wisdom from a variety of disparate traditions; and, second, that individuals have the power to tap into realms of insight and ...

50 Ways To Improve Your Navigation

Author: Dag Pike
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408127237
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The fact that waves break in shallow water is well known, but there are two very
different ways in which they actually break and this difference can be important if
you are navigating in difficult conditions. Waves that are breaking onto a beach or
on an ... in appearance, possibly with breaking crests. Tides tend to be weaker
over shoals (except in harbour entrances) but obviously if the wind is against the
tide the change in wave appearance will be more noticeable (see 5: Judging ...

The Journey Of A Book

Author: Elizabeth Keen
Publisher: ANU E Press
ISBN: 1921313072
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7. Navigating. tides. of. change: Bartholomew. and. the. English. As we saw in the
last chapter, the size and scope of 'Properties' allowed it to become a resource to
be mined by specialists of various kinds in the later Middle Ages, but it was still
kept and valued as a whole work by religious and scholarly institutions and by
book-owning individuals at the highest level of society. This chapter asks how '
Properties' could present an image of the world that was a guide to salvation at a
time ...

The New And Complete Channel Pilot Or Sailing Directions For Navigating The British Channele On The English And French Coasts As Well On The South West And West Coasts Of Ireland

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The Flowing of the Tides at Spithead, and the adjacent - Shores and Harbours. At
Selsey Bill it flows, at full and change, 9 h. 35 min. and in Selsey Harbour, and
along shore, S. by E. or 11 h. 15 min. but on the Sea Owers, Puller, Mixon, &c.
and through the Looe, the flood sets but till 9 h. 36 min. the tide setting E. by N.
which is direct from Dunnose, and upon the ebb, the reverse. . It also flows up
and down, 15 feet at spring tides, and 10 feet at neap tides. In the Park the tide
flows, full ...

The Yachtsman S Manual Of Tides

Author: Michael Reeve-Fowkes
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408107627
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The Theory and Practice of Navigating in Tidal Waters Michael Reeve-Fowkes.
puim 4:211 _ _ —Tru: w%d_ _ E88 mdor the In \ ongll ,1 ... In a situation
demanding close-hauled sailing, the yacht's heading must constantly change,
even on the same tack, to accommodate the advantageous changing of the
apparent tide—wind. During the flood stream on this passage, the new direction
of the apparent tide-wind favours going about onto starboard tack (shown at A);
progress over the ...

New And Extensive Sailing Directions For The Navigation Of The North Sea Containing A Full And Accurate Description Of The Various Channels From The Nore To Orfordness Etc

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In all probability, this is part of a bank of soundings, upon which the Orkney and
Shetland Islands are based; and, when thoroughly explored, will prove highly
beneficial to mariners navigating these parts, enabling them to make a certain
landfall. TIDES IN THE ORKNEYS, SHETLANDS, &c. THE tide flows, on the
change and full days of the moon, as follows:—Duncansby Head, at 10 o'clock;
and the east shore of Swona, at 9% o'clock; on the west shore, at 10 o'clock; west
shore of ...

New And Extensive Sailing Directions For The Navigation Of The North Sea Arranged And Written To Accompany The New Charts Drawn By J W Norie

Author: John William Norie
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In all probability, this is part of a bank of soundings, upon which the Orkney and
Shetland Islands are based ; and, when thoroughly explored, will prove highly
beneficial to mariners navigating these parts, enabling them to make a certain
landfall. TIDES IN THE ORKNEYS, SHETLANDS, &c. THE tide flows, on the
change and full days of the moon, as follows : — Duncansby Head, at 10 o'clock ;
and the east shore of Swona, at 9J o'clock ; on the west shore, at 10 o'clock ; west
shore of ...

A Directory For The Navigation Of The Indian Archipelago China And Japan

Author: Alexander George Findlay
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Russell remarks that the highest tides occur at the change of the monsoons, viz.,
March, April, and November. In the N.E. monsoon the new moon gives the
highest tide, and those of the day are more regular, and exceed in height those of
the night ; while during the S.W. monsoon the contrary takes place, and the
higher tides are then at full moon. Directions. — Making the land from the N.W. or
N.E., the position, as regards the two entrances to the Sarawak, may immediately
be ...

Changing Tides

Author: Robert S. Weddle
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9780890966617
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He said: I have requested the captain-general of these kingdoms for subsistence
for a squad of soldiers and a subaltern [to be stationed] midway between the
Nueces and Guadalupe river mouths with provisions for two launches equipped
with oars and other necessities for navigating between Bahia del Espiritu Santo
and neighboring Santo Domingo Bay, and for traversing among the reefs,
submerged bars, and Culebra Island to reconnoiter continually from May to
November.20 This ...

50 Ways To Save The Ocean

Author: David Helvarg
Publisher: New World Library
ISBN: 9781577317036
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There are normally two high tides and two low tides each day. Tidal changes
along various coastlines, bays, and rivers can range from a few inches to the
spectacular tides in the Bay of Fundy, Canada, where water levels can change
50 feet. Tidal charts that keep track of these changes are essential reading for
boat captains, surfers (tides affect wave form and create rips), clammers,
beachcombers, and coastal residents. Navigating the waters between the tides
has been one of the ...