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Filipe Oliveira Oliveira de Bodle Street Green, Hailsham, East Sussex , UK de Bodle Street Green, Hailsham, East Sussex , UK

Lecteur Filipe Oliveira Oliveira de Bodle Street Green, Hailsham, East Sussex , UK

Filipe Oliveira Oliveira de Bodle Street Green, Hailsham, East Sussex , UK

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Very sad

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Interesting account of John Harrison's quest, not so much to create a sufficiently accurate chronometer for the measurement of longitude, as of his struggle to have his invention recognized and appreciated. And they say politics and human foibles have nothing to do with the march of science...

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One of my shrinks made me read this ... not sure what else to say about it.