The Story Of Our Calendar

Author: Ruth Brindze
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Answers some of the questions children can ask about the way we keep track of the passage of days and months and years.

The Calendar

Author: David Ewing Duncan
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The story of the creation of the Western calendar, which is related in this book, is a story of emperors and popes, mathematicians and monks, and the growth of scientific calculation to the point where, bizarrely, our measurement of time by ...

The Story Of Time

Author: Nita Berry
Publisher: Children's Book Trust
ISBN: 9788170118916
Size: 45.55 MB
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A World Without Time! It Would Be A Chaotic Place To Live In. Man Has Been Trying Ever To Reckon Time. From Shadow Sticks To Sundials To Water-Clocks To The Present Day Clocks, It Is Indeed The Story Of Time.

Die Knochenuhren

Author: David Mitchell
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3644047219
Size: 37.61 MB
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Die Knochenuhren folgt den Wendungen von Holly Sykes’ Leben von einer tristen Kindheit am Unterlauf der Themse bis zum hohen Alter an Irlands Atlantikküste, in einer Zeit, da Europa das Öl ausgeht.

About Time

Author: Bruce Koscielniak
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544128907
Size: 44.34 MB
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“[An] impressive history of timekeeping.”—Horn Book Bruce Koscielniak, in this Common Core text exemplar, tells the intriguing story of the many years spent tinkering and inventing to perfect the art of telling time.

You Wouldn T Want To Live Without Clocks And Calendars

Author: Fiona MacDonald
Publisher: You Wouldn't Want to Live Without
ISBN: 9781910184912
Size: 37.62 MB
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This book tells their story, from early timekeeping methods and devices, and the formation of the modern Western calendar, to the creation of extremely accurate digital clocks.

Empires Of Time

Author: Anthony F. Aveni
Publisher: Tauris Parke Paperbacks
ISBN: 9781860646027
Size: 49.88 MB
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Humanity has always felt a powerful need to impose scale and order on that most elusive and transient of elements: time. But what ends do our clocks and calenders really serve?

The Clock

Author: Richard Spilsbury
Publisher: Raintree
ISBN: 1406232734
Size: 16.18 MB
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Books The Clock (Inventions That Shaped the World), Wil Mara (Children's Press,
2005) The Story Behind Time (True Stories), Elizabeth Raum (Raintree, 2009)
The Story of Clocks and Calendars, Betsy and Giulio Maestro (Harper Trophy,
2005) The Time Book: A Brief History from Lunar Calendars to Atomic Clocks,
Martin Jenkins (Candlewick Press, 2009) Websites www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/
onlinestuff/stories/atomic_clocks.aspx There is a lot more information about the
atomic ...

Telling Tales Over Time

Author: Joel Weiss
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 946209263X
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Quoting David Berliner in his Foreword: “ this is an opportune time for these authors to bring us insights into the reasons we in North America created our public school systems, and how the chrono-curriculum influences those systems.