About Time

Author: Bruce Koscielniak
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544128907
Size: 25.33 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.

The Calendar

Author: David Ewing Duncan
Publisher:
ISBN:
Size: 32.97 MB
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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: 73.85 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.

The Clock

Author: Richard Spilsbury
Publisher: Raintree
ISBN: 1406232734
Size: 23.33 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, ...

Empires Of Time

Author: Anthony F. Aveni
Publisher: Tauris Parke Paperbacks
ISBN: 9781860646027
Size: 54.80 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?

About Time

Author: Adam Frank
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439169608
Size: 10.40 MB
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Offers an explanation for the origin of the universe with new theories from cosmology, including time with no beginning, parallel universes, and eternal inflation.

Everyday Earth And Space Science Mysteries

Author: Richard Konicek-Moran
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 1936959283
Size: 18.19 MB
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We are dependent on 7 our clocks, watches, and calendars. But before in our
history, folks could pretty much tell the time just by looking at shadows or the
position ofthe Sun in the sky. Even many adults do not realize that time is a
construction ...

Even More Everyday Science Mysteries

Author: Richard Konicek-Moran
Publisher: NSTA Press
ISBN: 1936137844
Size: 34.33 MB
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We are dependent on our clocks, watches, and calendars. But before in our
history, folks could pretty much tell the time just by looking at shadows or the
position of the Sun in the sky. Even many adults do not realize that time is a
construction ...

Chimp Math

Author: Ann Whitehead Nagda
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 1466866551
Size: 76.74 MB
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Chimps have no use for clocks 0r calendars. But a zoo keeps time records for a
baby chimp to make sure he is eating, learning, and growing properly. This book
will use time lines, time charts, clocks, and calendars to help tell the story of Iiggs,
 ...