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The Resource Flat earth : the history of an infamous idea, Christine Garwood

Flat earth : the history of an infamous idea, Christine Garwood

Label
Flat earth : the history of an infamous idea
Title
Flat earth
Title remainder
the history of an infamous idea
Statement of responsibility
Christine Garwood
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garwood, Christine
Dewey number
525/.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB280.5
LC item number
.G37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geodesy
  • Errors, Scientific
  • Earth
Label
Flat earth : the history of an infamous idea, Christine Garwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-423) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Columbus blunder -- Surveying the Earth -- A public sensation -- The infamous flat-Earth wager -- Trials and tribulations -- Lady Blount and the new zetetics -- Flat-Earth utopia -- Man on the moon? -- The view from the edge -- The Californian connection -- Epilogue -- Myths and meanings -- Appendix -- Abbreviations
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Thomas Dunne Books ed.
Extent
xii, 436 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312382087
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008018431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn184822945
  • (OCoLC)184822945
Label
Flat earth : the history of an infamous idea, Christine Garwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-423) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Columbus blunder -- Surveying the Earth -- A public sensation -- The infamous flat-Earth wager -- Trials and tribulations -- Lady Blount and the new zetetics -- Flat-Earth utopia -- Man on the moon? -- The view from the edge -- The Californian connection -- Epilogue -- Myths and meanings -- Appendix -- Abbreviations
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Thomas Dunne Books ed.
Extent
xii, 436 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780312382087
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008018431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn184822945
  • (OCoLC)184822945

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