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The Resource Longitude : [the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time], Dava Sobel

Longitude : [the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time], Dava Sobel

Label
Longitude : [the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time]
Title
Longitude
Title remainder
[the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time]
Statement of responsibility
Dava Sobel
Title variation
Legacy of the force
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts John Harrison's invention of the marine chronometer in eighteenth-century England
Member of
Summary
As Jacen Solo continues his victorious campaign against the Corellian rebels, Han and Leia Solo and Luke and Mara Skywalker begin to suspect that someone has been manipulating the war, and unless the enemy can be stopped, galactic peace will be impossible
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Audio
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10071420
Cataloging source
TEFBT
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Sobel, Dava
Dewey number
526/.62/09
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QB225
LC item number
.S64 2005ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Kate Reading with a new foreword written and read by Neil Armstrong
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Reading, Kate
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True
Series statement
  • Star Wars novels.
  • Star Wars novels
Series volume
0004
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  • Harrison, John
  • Harrison, John
  • Longitude
  • Chronometers
  • Clock and watch makers
  • Chronometers
  • Clock and watch makers
  • Longitude
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Longitude : [the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time], Dava Sobel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61501636
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
4 audio discs (4 hr., 20 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739323984
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781415928707
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
6948-CD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)61501636
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Longitude : [the true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time], Dava Sobel
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61501636
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
4 audio discs (4 hr., 20 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739323984
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781415928707
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
6948-CD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)61501636
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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