Longitude"

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The thorniest scientific problem of the eighteenth century was how to determine longitude. Many thousands of lives had been lost at sea over the centuries due to the inability to determine an east-west position. This is the engrossing story of the clockmaker, John Longitude Harrison, who solved the problem that Newton and Galileo had failed to conquer, yet claimed only h The thorniest scientific problem of the eighteenth century was how to determine longitude. Many thousands of lives had been lost at sea over the centuries due to the inability to determine an east-west position. This is the engrossing story of the clockmaker, John Longitude Harrison, who solved the problem that Newton and Galileo had failed to conquer, yet claimed only half the promised rich reward.

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The thorniest scientific problem of the eighteenth century was how to determine longitude. Many thousands of lives had been lost at sea over the centuries due to the inability to determine an east-west position. This is the engrossing story of the clockmaker, John Longitude Harrison, who solved the problem that Newton and Galileo had failed to conquer, yet claimed only h The thorniest scientific problem of the eighteenth century was how to determine longitude. Many thousands of lives had been lost at sea over the centuries due to the inability to determine an east-west position. This is the engrossing story of the clockmaker, John Longitude Harrison, who solved the problem that Newton and Galileo had failed to conquer, yet claimed only half the promised rich reward.
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Title Longitude Height 17.6
Dava Sobel Width 10.4
ISBN-13 9781857025712 Binding Paperback
ISBN-10 1857025717 Spine Width
Publisher Fourth Dimension Publishing Company Pages 184
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