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The Resource The great arc : the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named, John Keay

The great arc : the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named, John Keay

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The great arc : the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named
Title
The great arc
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the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named
Statement of responsibility
John Keay
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the Great Trigonometrical Survey of India, a venture initiated by British army officer William Lambton to measure the earth's surface, and discusses its completion under Lambton's successor, George Everest
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Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
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173701
Cataloging source
DLC
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Keay, John
Dewey number
526.10954
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • India
  • Geodesy
  • Geodesy
  • India
  • Himalaya Mountains
Target audience
adult
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the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named
Label
The great arc : the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named, John Keay
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocm43851477
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxi, 182 p.
Isbn
9780060195182
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00038292
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABY-9205
Label
The great arc : the dramatic tale of how India was mapped and Everest was named, John Keay
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocm43851477
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxi, 182 p.
Isbn
9780060195182
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00038292
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABY-9205

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