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    Re: 1804 Almanac and Norie on the web
    From: Fred Hebard
    Date: 2004 Apr 15, 23:39 -0400

    Hear hear!
    On Apr 15, 2004, at 9:43 AM, Jim Thompson wrote:
    > Frank, that is an awesome site.   It took me a few days to get "in",
    > but this is going be time well wasted now.... :)  I may never get my
    > taxes done.
    > Jim Thompson
    > jim2@jimthompson.net
    > www.jimthompson.net
    > Outgoing mail scanned by Norton Antivirus
    > -----------------------------------------
    >  -----Original Message-----
    > From: Navigation Mailing List
    > [mailto:NAVIGATION-L@LISTSERV.WEBKAHUNA.COM]On Behalf Of Frank Reed
    > Just a reminder, the complete Nautical Almanac for the year 1804 is
    > online on the Mystic Seaport Library web site. The address for the
    > complete collection of digitized documents is
    >     http://www.mysticseaport.org/library/initiative/MsList.cfm
    > If you scroll down to "imprints", you will find the 1804 almanac about
    > two-thirds of the way down the list.
    >  And take a look just below the almanac listing... There's a complete
    > copy of Norie's Epitome of Navigation there, too. It's the 1828
    > edition. If you've never browsed a "Norie" before, it's a lot like a
    > "Bowditch", and some would say better. There's plenty of juicy stuff
    > for the loony lunarians especially but also anyone else interested in
    > 19th century navigation methods.

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