This celestial navigation book lays out a complete guide detailing the many uses of the Weems and Plath Star Finder 2102-D Set. (item number WP150)
This book turns the Star Finder into a hand-held planetarium by aiding the navigator with star and planet identification and height and bearing predictions. Its an invaluable tool for celestial navigators to plan star and planet sights, but it can also be used by amateur star gazers for general star identification.
The Star Finder Book was written by David Burch, director and course author of Starpath School of Navigation.
- Numerous diagrams for finding directions from stars.
- Discussion of choosing and optimizing star-planet sights.
- Aids navigator with star and planet identification and height and bearing predictions.
- General tips on practical celestial navigation.