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Carry on, Mr. Bowditch

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Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin,
Pub. Date:
1955.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.1 - AR Pts: 8
Fountas & Pinnell:
Y
Description
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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ISBN:
9780395137130
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.1, 8 Points
Fountas & Pinnell:
Y
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Grouping Title carry on mr bowditch
Grouping Author latham jean lee
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-09-20 04:16:24AM
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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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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