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United States Naval Observatory

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Works: 1,670 works in 2,382 publications in 1 language and 14,372 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Tables (Data)  Observations  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Catalogs 
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The air almanac by Great Britain( )

in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the same information as found in the annual printed publication, 2006-2007
Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69 by Charles Francis Hall( Book )

18 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a preliminary chapter on Hall's three expeditions and the Franklin search, and two chapters on the preparations for the second expedition
Publications of the United States Naval Observatory by United States Naval Observatory( )

in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on interoceanic canals and railroads between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans by Charles Henry Davis( )

6 editions published between 1867 and 1870 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sky with ocean joined : proceedings of the sesquicentennial symposia of the U.S. Naval Observatory, December 5 and 8, 1980( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house on Observatory Hill : home of the vice president of the United States by Gail S Cleere( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A magnificent old conflagration by Gail S Cleere( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Official U.S. time( )

in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "clickable" time zone map of the United States takes the user to another screen that shows the correct time for states in that time zone. The "time exhibits" link takes the user to government and non-government sites showing various ways time has been measured over the centuries. These sites include: A walk through time (history of timekeeping); Calendars through the ages (with information on days, weeks, months, and years); Daylight saving time; ClockWorks (shows clock mechanisms); It's about time (advances in timekeeping accuracy and atomic clocks); and the Quartz Watch (inside the wristwatch)
Zones of stars observed at the United States Naval observatory with the mural circle in the years 1846-1847, 1848, and 1849 by United States Naval Observatory( Book )

4 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of 16,748 southern stars : deduced by the United States Naval Observatory from the zone observations made at Santiago de Chile by United States Naval Astronomical Expedition( )

4 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomical and meteorological observations made during the year ... at the United States Naval Observatory by D.C.) Naval Observatory (Washington( )

in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports on observations of the total eclipse of the sun, August, 7, 1869 by United States Naval Observatory( Book )

9 editions published between 1869 and 1870 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronomical, magnetic and meteorological observations made during the year ... at the United States Naval Observatory by United States Naval Observatory( )

in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ephemeris of the sun, Polaris and other selected stars with companion data and tables by United States( )

in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of the West India cyclone of October 29 and 30, 1867 by John R Eastman( )

7 editions published between 1868 and 1971 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations made during the year ... at the United States Naval Observatory by United States Naval Observatory( )

in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnetical and meteorological observations [1838-1842] : made at Washington under orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, dated August 13, 1838 by J. M Gilliss( Book )

7 editions published between 1845 and 1975 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

23rd Annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting : proceedings of a meeting sponsored by the U.S. Naval Observatory [and others] and held at the Ritz-Carlton Huntington Hotel, Pasadena, California, December 3-5, 1991 by Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

27th annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting by Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Explanations and sailing directions to accompany the Wind and current charts : approved by Captain D.N. Ingraham, chief of the Bureau of ordnance and hydrography, and pub. by authority of Hon. Isaac Toucey, secretary of the Navy
Alternative Names
Arsyllfa Llynges yr Unol Daleithiau

Depot of Charts and Instruments

Estados Unidos Naval Observatory

Etats-Unis Naval observatory

Forente Stater Naval Observatory

National Observatory

National Observatory (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)

National Observatory (Spojené státy americké)

National Observatory (U.S.)

Naval observatory

Naval Observatory (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)

Naval observatory Etats-Unis

Naval Observatory (Spojené státy americké)

Naval Observatory (Stati Uniti)

Naval Observatory (U.S.)

observatoire naval des États-Unis

Observatori Naval dels Estats Units

Observatorio Naval de los Estados Unidos

Observatório Naval dos Estados Unidos

Observatorium Angkatan Laut Amerika Serikat

Obserwatorium Astronomiczne Marynarki Wojennej Stanów Zjednoczonych.

Spojené státy americké Naval Observatory

u s naval observatory

U.S. Naval Observatory (Washington)

United States Department of Defense Navy Department National Observatory

United States Department of Defense Navy Department Naval Observatory

United States Department of Defense Navy Department United States Naval Observatory

United States Department of Defense Navy Department US Naval Observatory

United States Department of Defense Navy Department USN Observatory

United States Naval Observatory

US. Naval Observatory

USN Observatory

Washington <DC> Naval Observatory

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English (253)

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Sky and ocean joined : the U.S. Naval Observatory, 1830-2000