Longitude, Dava Sobel - Tecla

Longitude, Dava Sobel

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A beautiful account of how the problem of calculation Longitude on board a ship had to be solved. Time is longitude and Longitude is time. But it will not take you long to read this novel about a genius who developed a time piece that was so precise, that even waves did not change the the ticking of the clock.

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