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The tenth anniversary edition of the dramatic human story of an epic scientific quest: the search for the solution of how to calculate longitude and the unlikely triumph of an English genius. With a new Foreword by the celebrated astronaut Neil Armstrong. 'Sobel has done the impossible and made horology sexy - no mean feat' New Scientist Anyone alive in the 18th century would have known that 'the longitude problem' was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day - and had been for centuries. Lacking the ...

Longitude 2005, HarperPerennial, London

ISBN-13: 9780007214228

Mass-market paperback

Longitude 2005, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780007214464

10th Anniversary edition


Longitude 1999, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781841153179

Film tie-in edition

Mass-market paperback

Longitude 1999, ISIS Large Print Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780753150375

Large type / large print

Trade paperback

Longitude 1998, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781857025712

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Longitude 1998, Editions du Seuil, Paris

ISBN-13: 9782020338585



Longitude 1996, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781857025026


Longitude 1996, 4th Estate, London

ISBN-13: 9781857025491

Mass-market paperback