The Quest for Longitude: The Proceedings of the Longitude Symposium Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts November 4-6, 1993 Print
Title:      The Quest for Longitude: The Proceedings of the Longitude Symposium Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts November 4-6, 1993
BookID:      321
Authors:      Longitude Symposium (1993 Harvard University), William J. H. Andrewes
ISBN-10(13):      0964432900
Publisher:      Collection of Histroic Scientific
Edition:      illustrated edition
Number of pages:      437
Language:      Not specified
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The Quest for Longitude is a book for students and for teachers, for collectors and for scholars, and for the thousands of people who, having enjoyed Sobel's Longitude, desire a well-illustrated reference that describes in detail the many fascinating devices and the intriguing characters who, by solving the ancient problem of finding longitude at sea, changed the world forever. 250 illustrations, 120 in color.
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