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Time & clocks for the space age

by James Jespersen

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Time -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Clocks and watches -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Time.,
  • Clocks and watches.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the history of time measurement and the evolution of measuring efforts and devices, describes ways of using precise time, and outlines some of the scientific studies in which time plays a significant role.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJames Jespersen & Jane Fitz-Randolph.
    ContributionsFitz-Randolph, Jane, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB209.5 .J47 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4411066M
    ISBN 100689307101
    LC Control Number79014578
    OCLC/WorldCa4883553

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