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The Mechanics of Mechanical Watches and ClocksIntroduction

The Mechanics of Mechanical Watches and Clocks: Introduction [Keeping time is an essential activity for our daily life; and it is almost as old as human civilization. Throughout history, people have invented many ways to keep time, from analemmatic sundial to atomic clock. The invention of mechanical watch and clock is a milestone of technology advancement.] http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png

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Publisher
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright
© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
ISBN
978-3-642-29307-8
Pages
1 –4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-29308-5_1
Publisher site
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Abstract

[Keeping time is an essential activity for our daily life; and it is almost as old as human civilization. Throughout history, people have invented many ways to keep time, from analemmatic sundial to atomic clock. The invention of mechanical watch and clock is a milestone of technology advancement.]

Published: Sep 22, 2012

Keywords: Technology Advancement; Human Civilization; Motion Mechanism; Speed Change; Atomic Clock

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