Clocks and Culture: 1300-1700 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Carlo M. Cipolla

Clocks and Culture: 1300-1700 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Carlo M. Cipolla year 2003
  • Book name: Clocks and Culture: 1300-1700
  • Author: Carlo M. Cipolla
  • Release date: 2003/7/7
  • Publisher: WW NORTON & CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9780393324433
  • Rating: 9.5 of 10
  • Votes: 285
  • Review by: Moshe Brink
  • Review rating: 9.87 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/5
  • Total pages: 192
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: How did a time-keeping device affect the growth of crafts guilds and the scientific research that led to the Industrial Revolution? Clocks and Culture is a brief history of the changes wrought by and on Europe over four hundred years due to technological advances in timekeeping and the rise of a time-aware culture. In his introduction, Anthony Grafton, Henry Putnam University Professor of History at Princeton University, puts this classic book in perspective.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 8H51M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: European History, History Of Engineering & Technology, Industry & Industrial Studies, Time (chronology), Time Systems & Standards, Modern History To 20th Century: C 1700 To C 1900, Social & Cultural History
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 18.66 USD
  • Dimensions: 137x203x15mm
  • Weight: 230g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States

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