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The quest for longitude : the proceedings of the Longitude Symposium, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 4-6, 1993 / edited by William J.H. Andrewes.

By: Longitude Symposium (1993: Harvard University).
Contributor(s): Andrewes, William J. H., 1950- | Harvard University. Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments | National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors. Seminar 14th (1993 ; Cambridge, Mass.).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Harvard University, 1996Description: [x], 437 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.ISBN: 0964432900.Subject(s): Harrison, John, 1693-1776 -- Congresses | Longitude -- Measurement -- History -- Congresses | Horology -- History -- Congresses | Chronometers -- History -- Congresses
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681.11:93 GLASMEIER Manufacturing time : 681.11:93 GOULD The marine chronometer : 681.11:93 LANDES Revolution in time : 681.11:93 LONGITUDE The quest for longitude : 681.11:93 LOOMES Brass dial clocks / 681.11:93 MEIS Pocket watches : 681.11:93 NEWSON Fifty watches that changed the world /

Map on lining papers.

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

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