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Compass : a story of exploration and innovation / by Alan Gurney.

by Gurney, Alan.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction ; Audience: Adult; Publisher: New York ; London : W. W. Norton, 2005, c2004Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 527:93 GURNEY] (1).

Earth's magnetism in the age of sail / A.R.T. Jonkers.

by Jonkers, A. R. T, 1967-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Baltimore ; London : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum London [Call number: 550.38:93 JONKERS] (1).

Did early seafarers use magnetic tools to make a magnetic compass? [article] / David Sim.

by Sim, David.

Source: TATHS newsletter. - No.76 (spring), p.48-50.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2002Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 621.9:93 TATHS] (1).

Quest for all-weather flight / Tom Morrison.

by Morrison, Tom (Tom A.).

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Shrewsbury : Airlife, c2002Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 629.735.05:93 MORRISON] (1).

The early development of magnetic compass correction [article] / by Paul Quinn.

by Quinn, Paul.

Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2001Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 629.12:93 MARINER'S] (1).

The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world / Amir D. Aczel.

by Aczel, Amir D.

Edition: 1st ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: New York ; London : Harcourt, c2001Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 550.38:93 ACZEL] (1).

Construction details of the Rittenhouse compass [article] / Jeffrey D. Lock.

by Lock, Jeffrey D.

Source: Rittenhouse. - Vol.15, no.2, p99-106.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2001Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

The sundial page [article] : no poor relation [the sun-compass] / Christopher Daniel.

by Daniel, Christopher.

Source: Clocks. - May, p.28Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 2000Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.1:93 CLOCKS] (1).

A 17th-century binnacle and mariners' compasses from Duart Point, Mull [article] / Colin J.M. Martin.

by Martin, Colin J. M.

Source: international journal of nautical archaeology. - Vol.28, no.1 (Feb.), p.60-69.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1999Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 629.12:93 INTERNATIONAL] (1).

Amsterdamse kompasmakers ca 1580-ca 1850 : bijdrage tot de kennis van de instrumentmakerij in Nederland / samengesteld door Sybrich ter Kuile en W.F.J. Mörzer Bruyns.

by Kuile, Sybrich ter | Mörzer Bruyns, W. F. J, 1913-1996.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Amsterdam : NEHA/Stichting Nederlands Scheepvaartmuseum, 1999Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 550.38:93 KUILE] (1).

Sun compass based on an artefact found at Uunartoq Fjord, SW Greenland [article] / Margaret Folkard & John Ward; with introduction by Margaret Stanier.

by Folkard, Margaret | Ward, John | Stanier, Margaret.

Source: Bulletin. British Sundial Society. - No.98.1 (Feb.), p.10-13.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1998Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.1:93 BULLETIN] (1).

Flying blind [article] : in the early days of aviation, pilots learned to fly by instinct. But in low visibility, instinct was worse than useless ... / by T.A. Heppenheimer.

by Heppenheimer, T. A, 1947-.

Source: American heritage of invention & technology. - Vol.10, no.4 (Spring), p.54-63.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1995Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 6:93 AMERICAN] (2).

Sun compasses [article] : [a history] / by Michael Hickman.

by Hickman, Michael.

Source: Bulletin / British Sundial Society. - No.94.1, p.17-24.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1994Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.1:93 BULLETIN] (1).

The Compass [article] : ... the 'complete miniature camera' from the 1930s / [John Wade]

by Wade, John.

Source: The Amateur photographer. - Mar.13, p.58-59 (1993).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1993Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: Q JA15] (1).

The discovery of an early bearing-dial [article] : further investigations / S. Thirslund.

by Thirslund, S.

Source: The Journal of navigation. - Vol.46, no.1 (Jan), p.33-48 (1993).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1993Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: TL483] (1).

John S. Hougham and the early history of the solar compass [article] / Richard L. Elgin.

by Elgin, Richard L.

Source: Rittenhouse : journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise. - Vol.7, no.4, p.117-121.Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1993Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.2:93 RITTENHOUSE] (1).

The Viking compass : guided Norsemen first to America / C.L. Vebaek & S. Thirslund.

by Vebaek, C. L. (Christen Leif), 1913- | Thirslund, S. (Soren, ), 1919-.

Material type: book Book; Format: print Publisher: [Kronborg : Danish Maritime Museum, 1992]Availability: Items available for loan: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 527:93 VEBAEK] (1).

Die Azimutalspinne als Sonnenuhr mit Magnetnadel als Zeiger [article] / Yves Opizzo.

by Opizzo, Yves.

Source: Schriften der "Freunde alter Uhren". - Bd.31, p.217-225 (1992).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1992Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 681.1:93 SCHRIFTEN] (1).

The truth about north [article] / by Paul Doherty.

by Doherty, Paul.

Source: Exploratorium quarterly. - Vol.15, no.1 (Spring), p.30-35 (1991).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1991Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 069 EXPLORATORIUM] (1).

Sir William Thomson, Werner v. Siemens und der Krieselkompass [article] / Jobst Broelmann.

by Broelmann, Jobst.

Source: Abhandlungen und Berichte / Deutsches Museum Munchen. - Bd.7, p.9-19 (1990).Material type: article Article; Format: print Publisher: 1990Availability: Items available for reference: Science Museum Wroughton [Call number: 5:93 ABHANDLUNGEN] (1).