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Published: 31 August 2009

336 Pages | 76 line drawings, 694 photographs, 22 color images

ISBN: 9780199532544

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Sextants at Greenwich

A Catalogue of the Mariner's Quadrants, Mariner's Astrolabes, Cross-staffs, Backstaffs, Octants, Sextants, Quintants, Reflecting Circles and Artificial Horizons in the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.

W.F.J. Mörzer Bruyns and Richard Dunn

  • The first book of its kind in English
  • Contains extensive descriptions of each object
  • Will serve as the standard reference in the field of navigating instruments

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