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The story behind time

Author: Elizabeth Raum
Publisher: London : Heinemann Library, 2009.
Series: True stories
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biological clocks - Loss of sleep - Animal biological clocks - Solar eclipse - A history of time - Solar calendar - Julian calendar - Gregorian calendar - Obelisks and sundials - Water clocks - Pendulum clocks - World time - Standard time - International Date Line - Daylight saving time - Time travel - Atomic clocks.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Raum
ISBN: 9780431114897 0431114897
OCLC Number: 750538677
Description: 32 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm.
Series Title: True stories
Responsibility: Elizabeth Raum.

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How old is Earth? What is a time capsule? How did the Egyptians tell the time? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the  Read more...

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