About Time

Author: Bruce Koscielniak
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544128907
Size: 13.34 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.

The Story Of Writing

Author: Carol Donoughue
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781554073061
Size: 30.52 MB
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Provides a compelling story of how writing was invented, how it developed over the centuries, how it has changed people's lives over time, and what it means in today's cultures.

Clocks And More Clocks

Author: Pat Hutchins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481410725
Size: 48.96 MB
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When the hall clock reads twenty minutes past four, the attic clock reads twenty-three minutes past four, the kitchen clock reads twenty-five minutes past four, and the bedroom clock reads twenty-six minutes past four, what should Mr. ...

The Story Of Time

Author: Nita Berry
Publisher: Children's Book Trust
ISBN: 9788170118916
Size: 11.43 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 Time Book

Author: Martin Jenkins
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780763641122
Size: 53.42 MB
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Explores what time means and how it has been measured, from the waggles of a honeybee to the workings of an atomic clock.

The Story Of Time And Clocks

Author: Anita Ganeri
Publisher: Evans Brothers Limited
ISBN: 9780195213263
Size: 66.53 MB
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Discusses time and various ways it has been measured, by both calendars and clocks.

Empires Of Time

Author: Anthony F. Aveni
Publisher: Tauris Parke Paperbacks
ISBN: 9781860646027
Size: 12.53 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?

My Grandmother S Clock

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618216952
Size: 51.10 MB
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A child, wondering why Grandma doesn't have the grandfather clock in her house repaired, learns that there are many ways to measure time, from the moment it takes to blink an eye to the years shown in gray hairs.

Marking Time

Author: Duncan Steel
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
ISBN:
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Chronicles the evolution of the modern-day calendar and how it has changed over the years