- 324 pages
- Hand-Book of Cyclonic Storms in the Bay of Bengal
- John Eliot
- 19 April 2018 John Eliot
Excerpt From Hand Book Of Cyclonic Storms In The Bay Of Bengal For The Use Of SailorsBy Following These Or Similar Instructions He Will, In The Great Majority Of Cases, If Not In All, When He Is Involved In Cyclonic Weather In The Bay Of Bengal, Be Enabled To Avoid The Inner Storm Area Of Dangerous Winds, And Fierce Squalls And Rapid Shifts Of Wind.I May Here Point Out That My Aim Throughout The Book Has Not Been To Give Hard And Fast Rules, The Observance Of Which Will Enable Any Seaman To Pursue The Safest Course When He Meets With A Cyclonic Storm In The Bay Of Bengal I Do Not Believe It Is Possible To Draw Up Rules Which Will Be Of Use Without The Co Operation Of The Full Intelligence Of The Person Who Wishes To Employ The Experience Embodied In Any Series Of Rules Drawn Up For His Guidance.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.