The quest for longitude : the proceedings of the Longitude Symposium, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 4-6, 1993 / edited by William J.H. Andrewes. - Cambridge, Mass. : Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Harvard University, 1996. - [x], 437 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.

Map on lining papers.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 406-421) and index.

0964432900

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Harrison, John, 1693-1776 --Congresses.


Longitude--Measurement--History--Congresses.
Horology--History--Congresses.
Chronometers--History--Congresses.

QB225 / .L66 1993

Andrewes, William J. H., --1950-