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Latitude: How American Astronomers Solved the Mystery of Variation

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By: Bill Carter and Merri Sue Carter

252 pages, B/w illus

US Naval Institute Press

Hardback | Dec 2002 | #138098 | ISBN: 1557500169
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About this book

The story of amateur astronomer Seth Carlo Chandler's achievement in describing and measuring polar motion and variable latitude in 1891.

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