Longitude : the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time
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New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1996, c1995.
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Book
Physical Desc:
viii, 184 pages ; 20 cm.
Status:
Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction
526.6209 S6772L
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Sobel presents the dramatic human story of an epic scientific quest and of John Harrison's 40-year obsession with building the perfect timekeeper, known today as the chronometer.
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English
ISBN:
0140258795 (pbk.) :
Reading Level:
UG
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1310

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Originally published: New York : Walker, 1995.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-180) and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sobel, D. (19961995). Longitude: the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sobel, Dava. 19961995. Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sobel, Dava, Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books, 19961995.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sobel, Dava. Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books, 19961995. Print.

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