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The man who made time travel

Author: Kathryn Lasky; Kevin Hawkes
Publisher: New York : Melanie Kroups Books, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the need for sailors to be able to determine their position at sea and the efforts of John Harrison, an eighteenth century man who spent his life refining instruments to enable them to do this.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile materials
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: John Harrison; John Harrison; John Harrison
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Lasky; Kevin Hawkes
ISBN: 0374347883 9780374347888
OCLC Number: 919119255
Description: (1 volume) unpaged : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Kathryn Lasky ; pictures by Kevin Hawkes.
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Describes the need for sailors to be able to determine their position at sea and the efforts of John Harrison, an eighteenth century man who spent his life refining instruments to enable them to do this.

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