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Empires of time: calendars, clocks, and cultures

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University Press of Colorado,
Pub. Date:
c2002.
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Rev. ed.
Language:
English
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"Aveni . . . explores the interplay of culture and time in this edifying and readable cross-cultural study of timekeeping through the ages."

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subject_facetArchaeoastronomy
Temps
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