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2 edition of John Harrison found in the catalog.

John Harrison

H. Quill

John Harrison

the man who found longitude

by H. Quill

  • 150 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Baker in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harrison, John, -- 1693-1776.,
  • Navigation -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Chronometer.,
  • Longitude.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Humphrey Quill ; with a foreword by Sir Richard Woolley.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,255p.,29p. of plates :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20342076M

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