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Chronology

Calendars in Antiquity: Empires, States, and Societies

ISBN : 9780199589449

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¥25,564
Author: 
Sacha Stern
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 240 mm
Pub date
Sep 2012
Calendars were at the heart of ancient culture and society, and were far more than just technical, time-keeping devices. Calendars in Antiquity offers a comprehensive study of the calendars of ancient ... Read more

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Scandalous Error: Calendar Reform and Calendrical Astronomy in Medieval Europe

ISBN : 9780198799559

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¥13,695
Author: 
C. Philipp E. Nothaft
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
Scandalous Error provides the first comprehensive study on the history of calendar reform and calendrical astronomy in medieval Europe. It covers a period of more than 1600 years, from the introductio ... Read more

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The History of Time: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192804990

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¥1,628
Author: 
Leofranc Holford-Strevens
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Aug 2005
Series
Very Short Introductions
An absorbing exploration of an aspect of our lives which we all take for granted An accessible look at an immensely complicated subject, using original research and a range of tables and diagrams ... Read more

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The Nature of Time

ISBN : 9780199599332

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¥9,130
Author: 
Ulrich Meyer
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 220 mm
Pub date
Jul 2013
The theory of relativity convinced many philosophers that space and time are fundamentally alike, and that they are mere aspects of a more fundamental space-time. In The Nature of Time, Ulrich Meyer a ... Read more

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Time Restored: The Harrison Timekeepers and R.T. Gould, the Man Who Knew (almost) Everything

ISBN : 9780199606719

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¥6,479
Author: 
Jonathan Betts
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
146 x 215 mm
Pub date
May 2011
This is the story of Rupert T. Gould (1890-1948), the polymath and horologist. A remarkable man, Lt Cmdr Gould made important contributions in an extraordinary range of subject areas throughout his re ... Read more

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