The Clock We Live on

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Collier Books, 1963 - Time - 158 pages
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User Review  - Ovidiu Neatu - Goodreads

A great refresher! Plus some things I never knew. Wish I had read this when I was younger. Read full review

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User Review  - Rob - Goodreads

A fascinating and informative history of how we measure time. In typically clear and insightful prose, Dr. Asimov recounts the origins of our 24-hour day and Gregorian calendar, and shows how both are firmly rooted in the motions of the Earth in the heavens. Read full review

Contents

Following the Sun
13
Shadow and Time of Day
17
The Egyptian Gnomon and Unequal Hours
18
Copyright

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