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About time : from sun dials to quantum clocks, how the cosmos shapes our lives - and how we shape the cosmos

Author: Adam Frank
Publisher: London : Oneworld, 2013. ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exhilarating journey into the science of time, from Stonehenge to the Big Bang and beyond

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Frank
ISBN: 9781851689644 1851689648
OCLC Number: 812688873
Notes: Originally published in the United States of America by Free Press, A Division of Simon & Schuster, Inc., in 2011"--Title page verso.
First published in the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth by Oneworld Publications 2012"--Title page verso.
Description: xxi, 406 pages : illlustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Adam Frank.

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