The Resource A compendium of surveying; or The surveyors pocket companion. : Shewing, by a small table, how to work trigonometry, without the help of the logarithms, sines, tangents or secants; -- likewise by the same table, a short easy way to find the area of a triangle, by having the two sides and the included angle given; and to ascertain the true content of any piece or tract of land either by taking the field notes in one corner or angle of the same, or in or near the middle of the field; or having the course and distance of the out-boundary; and much truer than any one can do by plotting. : To which is added, how to find the quantity of the angles, and then to prove the field notes, whether they were taken true in the field or not., By Thomas Moody, philomathematicus, (electronic resource)

A compendium of surveying; or The surveyors pocket companion. : Shewing, by a small table, how to work trigonometry, without the help of the logarithms, sines, tangents or secants; -- likewise by the same table, a short easy way to find the area of a triangle, by having the two sides and the included angle given; and to ascertain the true content of any piece or tract of land either by taking the field notes in one corner or angle of the same, or in or near the middle of the field; or having the course and distance of the out-boundary; and much truer than any one can do by plotting. : To which is added, how to find the quantity of the angles, and then to prove the field notes, whether they were taken true in the field or not., By Thomas Moody, philomathematicus, (electronic resource)

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A compendium of surveying; or The surveyors pocket companion. : Shewing, by a small table, how to work trigonometry, without the help of the logarithms, sines, tangents or secants; -- likewise by the same table, a short easy way to find the area of a triangle, by having the two sides and the included angle given; and to ascertain the true content of any piece or tract of land either by taking the field notes in one corner or angle of the same, or in or near the middle of the field; or having the course and distance of the out-boundary; and much truer than any one can do by plotting. : To which is added, how to find the quantity of the angles, and then to prove the field notes, whether they were taken true in the field or not.
Title
A compendium of surveying; or The surveyors pocket companion.
Title remainder
Shewing, by a small table, how to work trigonometry, without the help of the logarithms, sines, tangents or secants; -- likewise by the same table, a short easy way to find the area of a triangle, by having the two sides and the included angle given; and to ascertain the true content of any piece or tract of land either by taking the field notes in one corner or angle of the same, or in or near the middle of the field; or having the course and distance of the out-boundary; and much truer than any one can do by plotting. : To which is added, how to find the quantity of the angles, and then to prove the field notes, whether they were taken true in the field or not.
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By Thomas Moody, philomathematicus
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
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MWA
Citation location within source
  • 12129
  • 113
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Humphrey, C.H. New Jersey
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Moody, Thomas
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no index present
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non fiction
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Surveying
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A compendium of surveying; or The surveyors pocket companion. : Shewing, by a small table, how to work trigonometry, without the help of the logarithms, sines, tangents or secants; -- likewise by the same table, a short easy way to find the area of a triangle, by having the two sides and the included angle given; and to ascertain the true content of any piece or tract of land either by taking the field notes in one corner or angle of the same, or in or near the middle of the field; or having the course and distance of the out-boundary; and much truer than any one can do by plotting. : To which is added, how to find the quantity of the angles, and then to prove the field notes, whether they were taken true in the field or not., By Thomas Moody, philomathematicus, (electronic resource)
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Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
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file reproduced from microform
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mixed
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000308722
Dimensions
19 cm.
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unknown
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iii, [1], 48 p.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
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lossless
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(Sirsi) 000308722
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A compendium of surveying; or The surveyors pocket companion. : Shewing, by a small table, how to work trigonometry, without the help of the logarithms, sines, tangents or secants; -- likewise by the same table, a short easy way to find the area of a triangle, by having the two sides and the included angle given; and to ascertain the true content of any piece or tract of land either by taking the field notes in one corner or angle of the same, or in or near the middle of the field; or having the course and distance of the out-boundary; and much truer than any one can do by plotting. : To which is added, how to find the quantity of the angles, and then to prove the field notes, whether they were taken true in the field or not., By Thomas Moody, philomathematicus, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/12129
Publication
Note
Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000308722
Dimensions
19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iii, [1], 48 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000308722

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