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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Barrons Juveniles
Publication date May 1, 1999
Pages 31
Binding Paperback
Book category Juvenile Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780764106439
ISBN-10 0764106430
Dimensions 0.25 by 6.50 by 9.75 in.
Weight 0.30 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $5.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
An addition to a growing series--designed in a magazine-style format--shows the many ways in which humankind has measured time, from ancient water clocks to today's superaccurate atomic clocks. Original. description: Product Description: The many ways in which humankind has measured time, from ancient water clocks to today's super-accurate atomic clocks, are examined in this volume from Barron's "The History" series. Full color.

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from Barrons Juveniles (May 1, 1999)
9780764106439 | details & prices | 31 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.30 lbs | List price $5.95
About: Looks at the history of the clock, how time is measured, time travel, and the effects of time in space and in our daily lives

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