Call Number:
J 529 FORMICH
  
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Publisher, Date:
White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, c2012.
Description:
vii, 120 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
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Target Audience Note:
Guided reading level: S.
9-12.
Summary:
"[This book] travels through the past and into the future to explore how humans have measured the passage of time."--P. [4] of cover.
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction: now is the time -- The birth of time -- Here come the hours -- Telling time after twilight -- What is a clock, anyway? -- Escaping the time traps of old -- Back and forth and back and forth -- Slicing the world into time zones -- Crystal clear timekeeping -- Measuring time without moving -- Time on your hands.
ISBN:
9781619301368 (hbk.)
1619301369 (hbk.)
9781619300330
1619300338
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