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Author Longitude Symposium (1993 : Harvard University)

Title The quest for longitude : the proceedings of the Longitude Symposium, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, November 4-6, 1993 / edited by William J.H. Andrewes
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Harvard University, [1996]


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 W'PONDS  527.2 Lon/Qfl  AVAILABLE
Description 437 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Notes "The Longitude Symposium was organized under the auspices of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments in connection with the Fourteenth Annual Seminar of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors."
World maps on endpapers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 406-421) and index
Subject Harrison, John, 1693-1776 -- Congresses.
Horology -- History -- Congresses.
Longitude -- Measurement -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Andrewes, William J. H., 1950-
Harvard University. Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments.
National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors. Seminar (14th : 1993 : Cambridge, Mass.)
LC no. 96025845
ISBN 0964432900