Carry on, Mr. Bowditch / by Jean Lee Latham ; illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrave, II.
- ISBN: 0618250743(pb)
- ISBN: 9780618250745
- ISBN: 0618250816 (HC)
- Description: 251 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2003.
- Awards: Newbery Medal, 1956.
- 31 of 31 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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|General Note:|| First published in 1955.
Winner of the Newbery Award for 1956.
|Summary:|| 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." A fictionalized biography of the mathematician and astronomer Nathaniel Bowditch, who realized his childhood desire to become a ship's captain and authored The American Practical Navigator.
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Latham, Jean Lee, "Carry on, Mr. Bowditch," Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2003.