Table of contents for Halley's quest : a selfless genius and his troubled Paramore / Julie Wakefield.

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CONTENTS
VOYAGE ONE: 1698-1699
1 Cast Off
2 The Almost-Lovable Paramore
3 Battle of the Books
4 Trouble on the Pink
5 Friendship Royal
VOYAGE TWO: 1699-1700
6 Fresh Starts
7 Terra Incognita
8 Compass Points
9 Chart the Needle
VOYAGE THREE: 1701
 10 Prince of Tides
 11 Queen Anne's Patronage
 12 Back to that Comet
 13 Legacy: More Than a Comet Man
EPILOGUE
Acknowledgments
Bibliography and Notes
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Scientific expeditions -- Great Britain.
Halley, Edmond, 1656-1742.
Paramore (Ship).
Geodetic astronomy -- Observations.
Geomagnetism -- Observations.
Discoveries in science -- Great Britain.