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Bowditch, Nathaniel 1773-1838

Overview
Works: 370 works in 1,203 publications in 8 languages and 16,782 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Periodicals  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals  Examinations  Terminology  Biography  Juvenile works  Sources  History 
Roles: Author, Translator, Originator, Editor, Other, Former owner
Classifications: VK555, 527
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Most widely held works about Nathaniel Bowditch
 
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Most widely held works by Nathaniel Bowditch
The new American practical navigator : being an epitome of navigation ; containing all the tables necessary to be used with the Nautical almanac in determining the latitude, and the longitude by lunar observations, and keeping a complete reckoning at sea ; the whole exemplified in a journal, kept from Boston to Madeira ; with an appendix, containing methods of calculating eclipses of the sun and moon, and occultations of the fixed stars by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

157 editions published between 1802 and 1967 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nathanial Bowditch first published this encyclopedic work in 1802. It also covers navigation methods such as celestial, plotting and dead reckoning. Bowditch contains numerous tables which have been valued for years by practicing navigators. Everything a navigator could possibly need to know and should be the mainstay of any serious navigator's library
American practical navigator : an epitome of navigation and nautical astronomy by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

136 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American practical navigator; an epitome of navigation by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

83 editions published between 1802 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celestial mechanics by Pierre Simon Laplace( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American practical navigator by Nathaniel Bowditch( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mécanique céleste by Pierre Simon Laplace( Book )

in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of five classic volumes of the works by the Marquis de Laplace on celestial mechanics
Early American-Philippine trade: the journal of Nathaniel Bowditch in Manila, 1796 by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

11 editions published between 1902 and 1962 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Useful tables from the American practical navigator. Re-edited and published and sold by the U.S. Hydrographic office by direction of the secretary of the Navy in accordance with the acts of Congress by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

43 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American practical navigator : an epitome of navigation by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American practical navigator( )

in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American practical navigator : an epitome of navigation by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2002 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waves, wind, and weather : selected from American practical navigator by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bowditch for yachtsmen : piloting : selected from American practical navigator by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American practical navigator : an epitome of navigation by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marine sextant : selected from American practical navigator by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elements of the orbit of the late comet by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

5 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for sailing into the harbours of Salem, Marblehead, Beverly, and Manchester by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

9 editions published in 1806 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bowditch's useful tables by Nathaniel Bowditch( Book )

16 editions published between 1844 and 2000 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American practical navigator; an epitome of navigationThe American practical navigator : an epitome of navigation
Alternative Names
Bowditch, N.

Bowditch, Nathan 1773-1838

Bowditch, Nathaniel

Bowditsch, Nathaniel 1773-1838

Nathaniel Bowditch Amerikaans wiskundige (1773-1838)

Nathaniel Bowditch Nautiker, Mathematiker, Physiker, Astronom, Versicherungsangestellter

Ναθάνιελ Μπόντουιτς Αμερικανός αστρονόμος και μαθηματικός

Нафанаил Боудич

ناثانيل بوديتش

ナサニエル・バウディッチ

納撒尼爾·鮑迪奇

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The American practical navigator : an epitome of navigationBowditch's useful tables