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The Resource The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir Aczel

The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir Aczel

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The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world
Title
The riddle of the compass
Title remainder
the invention that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Amir Aczel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the twelfth-century invention of the compass, its dramatic influence on navigation and the rise of Italian sea power, and its impact on the development of world trade and the Age of Discovery
Writing style
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203343
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Aczel, Amir D
Dewey number
912.0284
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Compass
Target audience
adult
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the invention that changed the world
Label
The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir Aczel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 165-168
Control code
000022639993
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780151005062
Other physical details
ill. , maps
Label
The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir Aczel
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 165-168
Control code
000022639993
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780151005062
Other physical details
ill. , maps

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