Longitude by Wire: Finding North America (Hardcover)

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In this study, Richard Stachurski chronicles the amazing tale of discoveries made by American scientists as they worked to solve the life-threatening quandry faced by mariners of having accurate navigational charts, and to develop a precise method of measuring longitude.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781570038013
ISBN-10: 1570038015
Publisher: University of South Carolina Press
Publication Date: May 7th, 2009
Pages: 239
Language: English