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              Books by William J. H. Andrewes

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              The Illustrated Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
               

              The Illustrated Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Sobel, Dava; Andrewes, William J. H.

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              To meet reader demand, here is an illustrated version of a universally acclaimed work published in 1995. 110 color and 73 b&w illustrations. Ties in to a PBS NOVA documentary airing in October.

              ISBN 9780802775931
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2014
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Quest for Longitude
                

              The Quest for Longitude (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              Edited by Andrewes, William J. H.

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              The Quest for Longitude is described by David Sobel, author of Longitude, as the definitive work on the history of finding longitude at sea. This wonderfully illustrated volume, which includes the work of twenty experts including Alistair Cooke, relates this remarkable story with...in the context of several disciplines, including astronomy, cartography, mathematics, navigation, science, and time.
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              ISBN 9780964432901
              Released NZ 1 Oct 1996
              Publisher Collection of Historical Scien
              Interest Age General Audience
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