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Author: Dava Sobel | Narrator: Kate Reading
Release Date: December 06, 2005
Anyone alive in the eighteenth century would have known that "the longitude problem" was the thorniest scientific dilemma of the day–and had been for centuries.

The quest for a solution has occupied scientists for the better part of two centuries when, in 1714, England's Parliament upped the ante by offering a king's ransom to anyone whose method or device proved successful.
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Author: Stephen E. Ambrose | Narrator: Barrett Whitener
Release Date: March 08, 2005
In this sweeping adventure story, Stephen E. Ambrose, the bestselling author of D-Day, presents the definitive account of one of the most momentous journeys in American history. Ambrose follows the Lewis and Clark Expedition from Thomas Jefferson’s hope of finding a waterway to the Pacific, through the heart-stopping moment of the actual trip, to Lewis’s lonely demise on the Natchez Trace.
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