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The Resource Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Sam Carbaugh

Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Sam Carbaugh

Label
Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects
Title
Timekeeping
Title remainder
explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects
Statement of responsibility
Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Sam Carbaugh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
529
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 9-12
  • Guided reading level: S
LC call number
TS542.5
LC item number
.F669 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Build it yourself series
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Sam Carbaugh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1398158
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
vii, 120 pages
Isbn
9781619301368
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1398158
  • (Sirsi) 1398158
  • (OCoLC)806200672
Label
Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Sam Carbaugh
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1398158
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
vii, 120 pages
Isbn
9781619301368
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1398158
  • (Sirsi) 1398158
  • (OCoLC)806200672

Library Locations

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      42.6118166 -70.8797517
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