The Marine Chronometer: Its History and Development (Hardback)John Cronin (author)
Hardback 112 Pages
Maritime chronometers are rare and precious items, crafted with care and precision, to provide an accurate means of measuring time and determining longitude at sea. Developed in the eighteenth century, these beautiful instruments were produced for the next two hundred years to the same design, and played a significant role in the growth of maritime trade, ultimately helping to shape the world as we know it today.
Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
Number of pages: 112
Weight: 455 g
Dimensions: 242 x 172 x 13 mm
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