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Sea clocks : the story of longitude

Author: Louise Borden; Erik Blegvad
Publisher: New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the story of John Harrison, an Englishman, who worked tirelessly for more than forty years to create a perfect sea clock.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: John Harrison; John Harrison; John Harrison; John Harrison
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Borden; Erik Blegvad
ISBN: 0689842163 9780689842160
OCLC Number: 45243210
Awards: Short-listed for Bluebonnet Awards 2006
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Louise Borden ; illustrated by Erik Blegvad.
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This is the story of John Harrison, an Englishman, who worked tirelessly for more than forty years to create a perfect sea clock.

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