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  • Harry Potter a l'ecole des sorciers (limited boxed edition, in French of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone)
  • O miih in ljudeh
  • Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
  • Geisha (French Language Edition)
  • In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1)
  • The Little Prince: A French/English Bilingual Reader (English and French Edition)
  • Frankenstein (Fiction, Poetry & Drama) (French Edition)
  • Le Portrait De Dorian Gray (French Edition)
  • Les Misrables (French Edition)
  • Si je reste
  • Coraline
  • Le Seigneur des Anneaux - 3 volumes (French Edition of The Lord of the Rings)
  • Le Cercle Litteraire Des Amateurs D'epluchures De Patates (French Edition)
  • A Plague of Swords (The Traitor Son Cycle, #4)
  • The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle
  • The Millennium Trilogy (Millennium Trilogy, #1-3)
  • Big Little Lies
  • Beau's Mate (Daddy Dragon Guardians)
  • Shattered (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #7)
  • The Audran Sequence
  • Cross (Alex Cross, #12)
  • The Drowning Pool
  • The Dread Wyrm (The Traitor Son Cycle, #3)
  • A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1)
  • The High Window (Philip Marlowe, #3)

Harry Potter a l ecole des sorciers limited boxed edition in French of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer s Stone O mi ih in ljudeh Anna and the French Kiss Anna and the French Kiss Geisha French Language Edition In the Woods Dublin Murder Squad The Little Prince A French English Bilingual Reader English and French Edition Frankenstein Fiction Poetry Drama French Edition Le Portrait De Dorian Gray French Edition Les Mis rables French Edition Si je reste Coraline Le Seigneur des Anneaux volumes French Edition of The Lord of the Rings Le Cercle Litteraire Des Amateurs D epluchures De Patates French Edition A Plague of Swords The Traitor Son Cycle The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle The Millennium Trilogy Millennium Trilogy Big Little Lies Beau s Mate Daddy Dragon Guardians Shattered The Iron Druid Chronicles The Audran Sequence Cross Alex Cross The Drowning Pool The Dread Wyrm The Traitor Son Cycle A Discovery of Witches All Souls Trilogy The High Window Philip Marlowe

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Anyone alive in the eighteenth century would have known that the longitude problem was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day and had been for centuries Lacking the ability to measure their longitude sailors throughout the great ages of exploration had been literally lost at sea as soon as they lost sight of land Thousands of lives and the increasing fortunes of nations hung on a resolution br br The scientific establishment of Europe from Galileo to Sir Issac Newton had mapped the heavens in both hemispheres in its certain pursuit of a celestial answer In stark contrast one man John Harrison dared to imagine a mechanical solution a clock that would keep precise time at sea something no clock had ever been able to do on land em Longitude em is a dramatic human story of an epic scientific quest and Harrison s forty year obsession with building his perfect timekeeper known today as the chronometer Full of heroism and chicanery it is also a fascinating brief history of astronomy navigation and clock making and opens a new window on our world br br On its th anniversary a gift edition of this classic book with a forward by one of history s greatest explorers and eight pages of color illustrations Longitude books by Dava Sobel