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Longitude : [the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time]

Author: Dava Sobel
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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Recounts John Harrison's invention of the marine chronometer in eighteenth-century England.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
History
Named Person: John Harrison; John Harrison
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dava Sobel
ISBN: 1415928703 9781415928707
OCLC Number: 61501636
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Kate Reading with a new foreword written and read by Neil Armstrong.
Description: 4 sound discs (ca. 65 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Dava Sobel.

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Recounts John Harrison's invention of the marine chronometer in eighteenth-century England.

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