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    Re: Longitude Books
    From: John Kabel
    Date: 2001 Feb 15, 5:29 PM

    Robert Block wrote:
    > I am sure this tread has come and gone, but refresh
    > me, if you will be so kind.  Which book on subject
    > of Longitude is recommended at this time.
    > I list the following two books for convenience,
    > there may be others.
    > Many thanks,
    > 1-The Illustrated Longitude by Dava Sobel, William J. H. Andrewes (1995)
    > 2-The Quest for Longitude : The Proceedings of the Longitude Symposium Harvard
    > University, Cambridge, Massachusetts November 4-6, 1993           by William J.
    > H. Andrewes (Editor)
    > Robert Block
    I vote for the Sobel/Andrews book.  The illustrations and photos add
    enormously to the superb text.  A lifetime find for me!!
    John Kabel
    London, Ontario, Canada

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