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    Re: No sextant, no watch, no almanach, nothing
    From: Alexandre Eremenko
    Date: 2004 Nov 7, 22:14 -0500

    On Mon, 8 Nov 2004, Peter Fogg wrote:
    
    > Quoting Alexandre Eremenko
    > > I suppose they also did not have compass ...
    >
    > Actually they did.
    
    Your next sentence seems to confirm that they
    did not have a COMPASS, but
    substituted it with Cel Nav:
    
    > They knew the sky well, and
    > observed the rising and setting of known stars (for example).
    > These azimuths (not that they knew them as such)
    > effectively formed a compass.
    
    > They had lots of other tools, claiming 'no nothing' is incorrect.
    
    What other tools?
    
    Alex.
    
    
    

       
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