The History of the Clock

The History of the Clock

Book - 2005
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Baker & Taylor
Looks at ways of telling time from ancient sundials, hourglasses, and water clocks to mechanical, solar, and atomic clocks.

Child's World
People used sundials and calendars to keep track of time long before the invention of stylish wristwatches and radio alarm clocks. This book provides kids with an in-depth look at the development of both ancient and modern-day timepieces.

Publisher: Chanhassen, Minn : Child's World, c2005
ISBN: 1592963447
Branch Call Number: J681.11309 SOM
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 x 25 cm

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