Making time : astronomical time measurement in Tokugawa Japan (Book, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Making time : astronomical time measurement in Tokugawa Japan

Author: Yulia Frumer
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
Series: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian institute.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Before Western clocks came to Japan, hours shifted in length with the length of the day through the seasons; this book looks at how standard hours arrived and how Japanese life adapted to them.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yulia Frumer
ISBN: 9780226516448 022651644X
OCLC Number: 1043907065
Description: 1 v. (270 p.) : illustrations coul et n.b., cartes. ; 24 cm
Series Title: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian institute.
Responsibility: Yulia Frumer.

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