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    (Fwd) Fwd: Books
    From: Dan Hogan
    Date: 2002 Jan 06, 9:22 AM

    Aubrey has had trouble posting the following message, so I am forwarding it
    to the list for him.
    ------- Forwarded message follows -------
    Date sent:              Fri, 04 Jan 2002 13:36:38 -0400
    To:                     dhhogan@veriomail.com
    From-                   Aubrey O'Callaghan 
    Subject:                Fwd: Books
    >Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2002 08:34:40 -0400
    >From- Aubrey O'Callaghan 
    >Subject: Books
    >This is not directly related to navigation, but...
    >With traditional navigation we are interested in many historical details, we
    >have recently had some discussions about Harrison's chronometers. I mentioned
    >some "facts" in the book longitude by Dava Sobel, George Huxtable kindly
    >commented that some of the facts should be taken with a pinch of salt.
    >I have recently come across a book called "Poetry of the Universe" by
    >Robert Osserman, the preview of selected pages on amazon.com, seems to
    >make it intriguing reading. Have any of the navigation list read this
    >book, and should these facts also be taken with "a pinch of salt" ?
    ------- End of forwarded message -------

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