Welcome to the NavList Message Boards.


A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding

Compose Your Message

Add Images & Files
    Fwd: FYI: Call for Authors, history of navigation and history of imprisonment
    From: Brian Whatcott
    Date: 2002 Jun 18, 19:59 -0500

    I relay this note from the history of sci/tech/medicine list in case it
    holds some interest for readers of this list.
    Brian W
    >Jun 2002 16:41:57 GMT
    >Date:         Tue, 18 Jun 2002 12:29:33 -0400
    >Reply-To: "H-NET List on the History of Science, Medicine, and Technology"
    >From: "Phillip Thurtle, H-SCI-MED-TECH" 
    >Subject:      FYI: Call for Authors, history of navigation and history of,
    >               imprisonment
    >[Please contact Duncan Proudfoot directly, duncanp@quarto.com]
    >Call for authors for two books from Quintet Publishing:
    >The proposals, very briefly at this stage, are for an illustrated book on
    >the history of navigation and another title, also an illustrated look at
    >different kinds of prisons and their context in the history of
    >imprisonment. We are looking for authors for these two proposed books.
    >Quintet Publishing, part of the Quarto Publishing group, is a co-edition
    >publisher of comprehensively illustrated non-fiction books. Quintet
    >sell all over the world, though our biggest market is the United States.
    >We develop a book idea, including its design, ourselves and produce what
    >we call a dummy presentation (a synopsis, full cover and two inside
    >spreads) for use as sales material to show to co-edition publishers. Only
    >once we are assured of sufficient English language co-edition sales do we
    >proceed with commissioning the final book.
    >Duncan Proudfoot
    >Quintet Publishing Limited
    >The Fitzpatrick Building
    >188-194 York Way
    >London N7 9QR
    >Phone: 44 (0) 207 700 8516
    >Fax: 44 (0) 207 700 5785
    Brian Whatcott
       Altus OK                      Eureka!

    Browse Files

    Drop Files


    What is NavList?

    Join NavList

    (please, no nicknames or handles)
    Do you want to receive all group messages by email?
    Yes No

    You can also join by posting. Your first on-topic post automatically makes you a member.

    Posting Code

    Enter the email address associated with your NavList messages. Your posting code will be emailed to you immediately.

    Email Settings

    Posting Code:

    Custom Index

    Start date: (yyyymm dd)
    End date: (yyyymm dd)

    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site