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ISBN: 1857025024 / ISBN-13: 9781857025026

Longitude

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  • Longitude (Fourth Estate Ltd) – Hardcover (1996)
    by Dava Sobel

    Longitude

    Hardcover, Fourth Estate Ltd
    1996
    English
    192 pages

    ISBN: 1857025024
    ISBN-13: 9781857025026

    First published in 1996, Dava Sobel's story of an epic scientific quest - how to calculate longitude. The thorniest scientific problem of the day had occupied scientists and their patrons for the better part of two centuries until John Harrison dared to imagine a mechanical solution. The story encompasses astronomy, navigation and clockmaking.

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Partphyll

Fascinating

by Partphyll on Jul 8, 2010

A wonderful book --- deserves its high reputation. Suitable for YA and up

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