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Author Alder, Ken.

Title The measure of all things : the seven-year odyssey and hidden error that transformed the world / Ken Alder.

Imprint New York : Free Press, c2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    526.1 ALD    Available
Description x, 422 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-400) and index.
Subject Delambre, J. B. J. (Jean Baptiste Joseph), 1749-1822.
M├ęchain, Pierre, 1744-1804.
Arc measures -- History.
Meter (Unit) -- History.
Added Title Seven-year odyssey and hidden error that transformed the world
ISBN 074321675X : $27.00

 
    
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