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The longitude prize, Joan Dash, pictures by Dusan Petricic

Label
The longitude prize
Title
The longitude prize
Statement of responsibility
Joan Dash, pictures by Dusan Petricic
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of John Harrison, inventor of watches and clocks, who spent forty years working on a time-machine which could be used to accurately determine longitude at sea
Summary
The story of John Harrison, inventor of watches and clocks, who spent forty years working on a time-machine which could be used to accurately determine longitude at sea
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2001.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2001
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
161801
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dash, Joan
Dewey number
  • 681.1/1/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QB107
LC item number
.D28 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1160
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Petricic, Dusan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harrison, John
  • Harrison, John
  • Chronometers
  • Longitude
  • Clock and watch makers
  • Clocks and watches
  • Inventors
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The longitude prize, Joan Dash, pictures by Dusan Petricic
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster books."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
200 p.
Isbn
9780374346362
Lccn
97044257
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
97044257
Label
The longitude prize, Joan Dash, pictures by Dusan Petricic
Publication
Note
"Frances Foster books."
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
200 p.
Isbn
9780374346362
Lccn
97044257
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
97044257

Library Locations

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