Timekeepers

How the World Became Obsessed With Time

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SUNDAY TIMES CULTURE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2016

OBSERVERSCIENCE BOOK OF THE YEAR 2016

Not so long ago we timed our lives by the movement of the sun. These days our time arrives atomically and insistently...

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· There could be no better guide than Simon Garfield for this journey into time and its meaning for our lives. From the assembly line to the French Revolution, he covers the quirks of the clock with...

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