Sea Clocks

Sea Clocks

The Story of Longitude

Book - 2004
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Relates the story of John Harrison and his invention of the sea clock that, after forty years in the making, was put to the test and forever changed the course of sailing around the world
Publisher: New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, c2004
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780689842160
Branch Call Number: J 526.62 Bor
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Blegvad, Erik - Illustrator


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Jan 12, 2018

A great book about history of clocks and John Harrison, with beautiful illustrations by Erik Blegvad. It is a joy to look at the details in the illustrations. I think it is a great book for young and old alike.

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