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The Longitude Prize

Joan Dash, pictures by Dusan Petricic
Format
Book
Published
Basel ; New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2000.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
0374346364
Summary
The story of John Harrison, inventor of watches and clocks, who spent forty years working on a time-machine which could be used to accurately determine longitude at sea.
Description
200 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Notes
"Frances Foster books."
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