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Time in antiquity

Author: Robert Hannah
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Sciences of antiquity.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the different perceptions of time from Classical antiquity, principally through the technology designed to measure, mark or tell time. This book offers insights into ordinary people's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hannah, Robert.
Time in antiquity.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
(DLC) 2008028377
(OCoLC)166383953
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hannah
ISBN: 9780203392478 0203392477
OCLC Number: 309404698
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 206 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Time in antiquity : an introduction --
Cosmic time --
Marking time --
Telling time --
Measuring time --
Conceptions of time --
Epilogue.
Series Title: Sciences of antiquity.
Responsibility: Robert Hannah.

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`Before the invention of clocks, what did time mean to people? Time in Antiquity is a fascinating look at how ancient Greeks and Romans marked the seasons and told the time - from checking the length Read more...

 
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