Journals Higher Education



27 October 2005

160 Pages | 29 b/w illus.

ISBN: 9780192804990

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The History of Time: A Very Short Introduction

Leofranc Holford-Strevens

Very Short Introductions

  • An absorbing exploration on why we measure time the way that we do
  • An accessible look at an immensely complicated subject, using original research and a range of tables and diagrams to fully explain the concepts involved
  • Covers a wide range of cultures