Carry on, Mr. Bowditch

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Houghton Mifflin,
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Winner of the 1956 Newbery Medal, this novel tells the story of 18th-century mathematical wizard Nathaniel Bowditch, whose determination to master sea navigation resulted in "The American Practical Navigator."
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Grouping Title carry on mr bowditch
Grouping Author latham jean lee
Grouping Category book
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auth_author2 Cosgrave, John O'Hara, II, 1908-1968,
author Latham, Jean Lee.
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display_description After finding a way to teach the ship's crew members to understand navigation, Nat, a self-taught mathematician and astronomer in eighteenth-century Salem, Massachusetts, writes down his explanations and compiles them into "The American Practical Navigator," also known as the "Sailors' Bible."
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publishDate 1955
record_details ils:a59451|Book|Books||English|Houghton Mifflin,|1955.|251 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
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subject_facet Aids to navigation -- Juvenile literature, Biographical fiction, Bowditch, Nathaniel, -- 1773-1838 -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, Historical fiction, Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Nautical charts -- History, Navigation -- Fiction, Navigation -- Juvenile fiction, Sailors -- United States -- Biography, Salem (Mass.) -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction, Seafaring life -- Juvenile literature
title_display Carry on, Mr. Bowditch
title_full Carry on, Mr. Bowditch / Jean Lee Latham ; illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave, II
title_short Carry on, Mr. Bowditch
topic_facet Aids to navigation, Bowditch, Nathaniel, History, Inventors, Nautical charts, Navigation, Sailors, Seafaring life