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    Re: Lost book, "Line of Position Navigation"
    From: Peter Ifland
    Date: 2003 Dec 16, 09:53 -0500

    Hi, Richard: :  The book is nine inches tall. The spine is grey ant the top
    and bottom with a yellow section of a map in the middle. The title "Line of
    Position Navigation"  is printed in black along the spine. I'm delighted
    that you find it a useful reference. Hope you find it.
    Peter Ifland
    To learn about the history of the widely
    used  Line of Position method of navigation go to:
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Richard" 
    Sent: Monday, December 15, 2003 10:32 PM
    Subject: Lost book, "Line of Position Navigation"
    > On Sun, 30 Mar 2003 06:56:32 +1000, Peter Fogg wrote:
    > >('The dog ate my homework' - the electronic gremlins have consigned my
    > >original message to some black hole, its a great mystery, so this is
    > >another attempt ..)
    > >
    > Peter, something similar may have happened to my copy of a book.  Not
    > 'The Complete On-Board Celestial Navigator', the thread where you made
    > the above comment, but the book about Sumner and Saint Hilaire.
    > I need help to find it.  I've been looking hard for more than a week.
    > Would someone please describe the size and color of  "Line of Position
    > Navigation: Sumner and Saint Hilaire: the Two Pillars of Modern
    > Celestial Navigation" especially the appearance of the spine.  I have
    > looked many times in my Navigation, Surveying, History and Mathematics
    > shelves as well as the "in progress" areas and under the bed.  I read
    > part of it in July, and it was misplaced before I finished.
    > The last book I misshelved so thoroughly took me over six months to
    > find.
    > Thank you,
    > --
    > Richard ...

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