Clocks andculture, 1300-1700
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Clocks andculture, 1300-1700 by Carlo M. Cipolla

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Clock and watch making -- History.

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Edition Notes

StatementCarlo M. Cipolla.
SeriesThe Norton library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9999.C58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21351668M
ISBN 100393008665

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