From Sundials to Atomic Clocks by James Jespersen
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From Sundials to Atomic Clocks
By James Jespersen

From Sundials to Atomic Clocks

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From Sundials to Atomic Clocks by James Jespersen

Book Description

This clear and accessible introduction to the concept of time examines forms of measurement, historic timekeeping methods, uses of time information, and the role of time in science and technology. It includes a fascinating survey of man-made clocks and watches, and more than 300 illustrations enliven its comprehensive treatment.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780486409139
ISBN-10: 0486409139
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 171mm x 16mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 28-Mar-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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