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Empires of Time:
Calendars, Clocks, and Cultures (Kodansha globe series)

by Anthony F. Aveni

ISBN 1568360738 / 9781568360737 / 1-56836-073-8
Publisher Kodansha Amer Inc
Language English
Edition Softcover
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This fascinating book, written by noted astronomer and anthropologist, Anthony Aveni, explores the complex interaction of science and culture that creates the many definitions of time. "A fascinating book about what makes time tick".--ALA Booklist. Illustrated. Originally published by Basic Books. [via]