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Author Formichelli, Linda, 1969-
Title Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects / Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Sam Carbaugh.
Pub Info White River Junction, Vermont : Nomad Press, c2012.
book jacket
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 529.7 FOR     AVAILABLE
Descript 120 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Build it yourself series
"Build it yourself" series.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: now is the time -- The birth of time -- Here come the hours -- Telling time after twilight -- What is a clock, anyway? -- Escaping the time traps of old -- Back and forth and back and forth -- Slicing the world into time zones -- Crystal clear timekeeping -- Measuring time without moving -- Time on your hands.
Summary "[This book] travels through the past and into the future to explore how humans have measured the passage of time."--P. [4] of cover.
Audience 9-12.
Guided reading level: S.
Subject Time measurements -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Calendar -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Time -- Juvenile literature.
Time measurements -- Juvenile literature.
Clocks and watches -- Juvenile literature.
Time -- Measurement.
Clocks and watches.
Genre Young adult literature.
Add Author Martin, W. Eric.
Carbaugh, Samuel.
ISBN 9781619300330
9781619301368 (hbk.)
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