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  1. Author:
    Arnold Wolfendale (Editor)
    Description:

    A commemorative publication marking the unveiling of the memorial to John Harrison in Westminster Abbey.

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    £12.99
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    This is a commemorative book to mark the unveiling of the memorial to John Harrison in Westminster Abbey. Edited by the 14th Astronomer Royal, Sir Arnold Wolfendale, it is a tribute to the man who overcame great difficulties to produce the first seagoing clock which determined longitude accurately. The chapters cover the life of John Harrison, his clocks, the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers and other related topics. Articles are illustrated with photographs. Contributors include Jonathan Betts, Sir George White, Dava Sobel, John Taylor, Diana Uff, Will Andrewes, Andrew King, Joe Buxton and Anne Stevenson. Foreword is by HRH Prince Philip. Available at a special offer price of £12.99 (RRP £15.00).
    Product details
    Publisher:
    Roundtuit Publishing (24/03/2006)
    ISBN number:
    1-904499-06-6
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