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Amidst the fervour of the Revolution, two French scientists were sent on an expedition to measure the world and establish the metre, which was to be one ten-millionth the distance from pole to equator. As one went north and the other south, their experiences diverged just as radically.

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ISBN:
9780316859899
Author:
ALDER, KEN
Publisher:
TIME WARNER BOOKS
Location:
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Copyright:
Publication Date:
20020912
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
216 x 135 in.

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"Synopsis" by , Amidst the fervour of the Revolution, two French scientists were sent on an expedition to measure the world and establish the metre, which was to be one ten-millionth the distance from pole to equator. As one went north and the other south, their experiences diverged just as radically.
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