Map That Changed The World, The

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0120010709Simon Winchester's book about William Smith and his geological map of Britain.|Completed in 1815, it offered proof that the world was not created in seven days and also provided a way of predicting the location of mineral deposits.|Read by Philip Franks and abridged by Jill Waters
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05 LAST20010713Simon Winchester's book about William Smith and his geological map of Britain.|Smith's fortunes decline, but his map is universally acclaimed.|Read by Philip Franks and abridged by Jill Waters