Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||David S. Landes.|
|LC Classifications||TS542 .L24 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 482 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||482|
|LC Control Number||83008489|
This book is staggeringly good. It is literary and lyrical like "A Northern Light," but edgier. I think Donnelly takes more risks here: in characterization (Andi is a handful, to say the least), subject matter (the horrors of the French Revolution are at times excruciating to read) and structure (contemporary and historical plot lines are mashed together -- which, of course, is the point: the 4/5(4K). More than a decade after the publication of his dazzling book on the cultural, technological, and manufacturing aspects of measuring time and making clocks, David Landes has significantly expanded Revolution in Time. In a new preface and scores of updated passages, he explores new findings about medieval and early-modern time keeping, as well as contemporary hi-tech uses of/5. More than a decade after the publication of his dazzling book on the cultural, technological, and manufacturing aspects of measuring time and making clocks, David Landes has significantly expanded Revolution in Time. In a new preface and scores of updated passages, he explores new findings about medieval and early-modern time keeping, as well as contemporary hi-tech uses of the watch as mini 4/5(1). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Revolution in Time (Out of Time #10) by Monique Martin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.5/5(23).
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