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A Portable Cosmos: Revealing the Antikythera Mechanism, Scientific Wonder of the Ancient World

ISBN : 9780190931490

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,839
Author: 
Alexander Jones
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
165 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
From the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Terracotta Army, ancient artifacts have long fascinated the modern world. However, the importance of some discoveries is not always immediately understood. This was th ... Read more

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A Portable Cosmos: Revealing the Antikythera Mechanism, Scientific Wonder of the Ancient World

ISBN : 9780199739349

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,379
Author: 
Alexander Jones
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2017
In 1901 divers salvaging antiquities from a Hellenistic shipwreck serendipitously recovered the shattered and corroded remains of an ancient Greek gear-driven device, now known as the Antikythera Mech ... Read more

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Big Ben: The Great Clock and the Bells at the Palace of Westminster

ISBN : 9780199585694

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¥11,506
Author: 
Chris McKay
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
191 x 253 mm
Pub date
May 2010
This book covers the history of 'Big Ben', the great clock and bells at Westminster, from the origins of Westminster as the seat of government right up to the celebrations of the Great Clock's 150th a ... Read more

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Marine Chronometers at Greenwich: A Catalogue of Marine Chronometers at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich

ISBN : 9780199641383

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¥27,390
Author: 
Jonathan Betts
Pages
784 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
255 x 331 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
The Marine Chronometers at Greenwich is the fifth, and largest, of the distinguished series of catalogues of instruments in the collections of the National Maritime Museum. Housed at the Royal Observa ... Read more

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Roman Portable Sundials: The Empire in Your Hand

ISBN : 9780190273484

Price(incl.tax): 
¥8,932
Author: 
Richard J. A. Talbert
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
In an unscientific era when maps were rarities, how did ancient Romans envisage their far flung empire? This was done by various means for certain, including with the aid of an ingenious type of port ... Read more

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The Oxford History of the Irish Book: The Irish Book in English, 1891-2000: Volume V

ISBN : 9780199249114

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¥24,651
Author: 
Clare Hutton
Pages
776 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jul 2011
Series
History of the Irish Book
The Oxford History of the Irish Book is a major new series that charts one of the most venerable book cultures in Europe, from the earliest manuscript compilations to the flourishing book industries o ... Read more

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