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

The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir D. 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 D. 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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
203343
Cataloging source
FJD
Dewey number
912.0284
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
VK577
LC item number
.A29 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the invention that changed the world
Label
The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir D. Aczel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-168) and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harvest ed.
Extent
xvii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780156007535
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780156007535
  • (OCoLC)52453609
Label
The riddle of the compass : the invention that changed the world, Amir D. Aczel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-168) and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harvest ed.
Extent
xvii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780156007535
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780156007535
  • (OCoLC)52453609

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