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COMPASS- A STORY OF EXPLORATION AND INNOVATION

ALAN GURNEY

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ISBN 10: 0393050734 / ISBN 13: 9780393050738
Published by W W NORTON, NY, 2004
Used Condition: Good HARDCOVER Hardcover
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Title: COMPASS- A STORY OF EXPLORATION AND ...

Publisher: W W NORTON, NY

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good HARDCOVER

Dust Jacket Condition: Nice

Edition: FIRST EDITION

Book Type: COMPASS HISTORY

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A history of the compass describes its pivotal role in early shipping, relating how its development over the course of hundreds of years was marked by thousands of shipwrecks and the disastrous fates of sailors who misused it. 30,000 first printing.

About the Author:

ALAN GURNEY, a yacht designer and photographer turned full-time writer, lives in Suffolk. He is the author of the highly acclaimed Below the Convergence and the widely praised The Race to the White Continent. Both books are available from Norton.

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