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Precision Pendulum Clocks

France, Germany, America, and Recent Advancements (Schiffer Book for Collectors)

by Derek Roberts

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Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precision instruments manufacture,
  • Technical & Manufacturing Trades,
  • Clocks & Watches,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Clock and watch making,
  • Clocks and watches

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8040887M
    ISBN 100764320211
    ISBN 109780764320217

    Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First English Language Edition. pages, plates, 1st English edition, A good pictorial review of English, French, Dutch, . Get this from a library! Precision pendulum clocks: France, Germany, America, and recent advancements. [Derek Roberts].

    Precision Pendulum Clocks The Quest for Accurate Timekeeping (Schiffer Book for Collectors) by Derek. Roberts ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.s.a.: . What Is a Fluid? Quarks: Is That All There Is? Figure A simple pendulum has a small-diameter bob and a string that has a very small mass but is strong enough not to stretch appreciably. .

    The torsion pendulum was invented by Robert Leslie in The torsion pendulum clock was first invented and patented by American Aaron Crane in He made clocks that would run up to one . Derek Roberts from: N/A Precision Pendulum Clocks: France, Germany, America, and Recent Advancements (Schiffer Book for Collectors).


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