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Maden Al Asrar Fi Elm Al Behar Manuscript

Registration year: 2017
Submission year: 
2016
Collection ID: 
2016-122

“Maden Al Asrar Fi Elm Al Behar Manuscript” is a marine guide containing information on the rules of marine science, shipping using sailing equipment and their accurate calculations, description of the compass and its parts, identifying the ship route, latitude and longitude lines, tables of mileage, celestial bodies, drawings of some parts that he saw. There is no doubt that many of these ports have been abandoned or changed due to climatic factors and political, social and economic conditions. The author AlKhadury (1870-1968) was a famous practiced sailing captain. He wrote his manuscripts based on practice and experience as well as a theoretical scientific study. 

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