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Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

2 Ratings: 5.0
A book by Jean Lee Latham

"Illustrations, rich in detail, by John O'Hara Cosgrave II add authenticity and value." --Review--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Author: Jean Lee Latham
Genre: Children's Books, Teens
Publisher: Sandpiper
2 reviews about Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
review by . May 06, 2013
A wonderful children's book that works as history, biography and story.
Winner of the 1956 Newbery Medal for Children's Literature, Jean Lee Latham's Carry On, Mr. Bowditch tells the fascinating story of Nathaniel Bowditch, the author of the all-around and famous reference book for sailors, The American Practical Navigator, also known as The Sailor's Bible.      Endowed with a keen intellect towards mathematics and hard science, Nathaniel Bowditch was unable to foster those inherent gifts in an academic setting, most notably, Harvard …
review by . November 17, 2010
Winner of the 1956 Newbery Medal for Children's Literature, Jean Lee Latham's Carry On, Mr. Bowditch tells the fascinating story of Nathaniel Bowditch, the author of the all-around and famous reference book for sailors, The American Practical Navigator, also known as The Sailor's Bible.     Endowed with a keen intellect towards mathematics and hard science, Nathaniel Bowditch was unable to foster those inherent gifts in an academic setting, most notably, Harvard University, the …
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