Lost at Sea

Lost at Sea

The Search for Longitude

DVD - 2008
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Recounts how John Harrision discovered the concept of longitude in the 18th century, thus making the waters safe for navigation.
Publisher: [South Burlington, Vt.?] : WGBH Boston Video, c2008
ISBN: 9781593758080
Branch Call Number: 527.2 L88j1
Language Note: Closed-captioned
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approx. 54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in


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aaa5756 May 27, 2013

Very well done and interesting documentary movie. A pleasure to watch. I would recommend this movie for all to see. No fast forwarding no falling asleep on this one. A++ DVD

Elaineslibrarylogon Jun 02, 2011

A great look at how longitude became measureable. I hadn't realized that longitude was so important and difficult to measure.


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