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Backpack Magazine’s Trailside Navigation: Map and Compass by Molly Absolon

Backpack Magazine’s Trailside Navigation: Map and Compass by Molly Absolon

Backpacker magazine—branded, and fueled by FalconGuides, Backpacker Magazine's Trailside Navigation brings you essential mind gear from the two most respected and reliable publishers of outdoor-related information. Learn how to choose and use a compass and altimeter; read a map; plot a course and find your way through the wilderness; and use maps and compass in concert with a GPS receiver.

Perfect for pack or pocket, this book breaks down its subject into the essential topics, providing practical and portable information useful in the field. Full-color photos and illustrations complement concise, clear text, introducing you to basic and intermediate skills needed to safely and successfully get by in the outdoors.
  • Hardcover
  • 88 pages
  • Pocket-sized
  • Full-color photos & illustrations
ISBN-13: 9780762756544
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Founded in 1947, the press was originally named The Pequot Press, after a local Indian tribe. It was an adjunct to the Stonington Printing Company in Stonington, Connecticut.

More than 60 years after the publication of their first title, Globe Pequot Press® is now a mid-sized publisher and distributor with deep roots in major category publishing. Their imprints include FalconGuides - the leading outdoor recreation line in the country - as well as award-winning regional interest and travel programs.  
 
They employ a full-time staff of approximately 100 personnel who publish, produce, market, and distribute a list of approximately 400 Gobe Pequot Press and 300 distribution titles each year. The corporate offices are in Guilford, Connecticut, and their 75,000 sq. ft. distribution facility is located in Springfield, Tennessee.
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Backpack Magazine’s Trailside Navigation: Map and Compass by Molly Absolon
7-5654-4

SKU #:
01686518
UPC #:
9780762756544
$9.99