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BeschreibungA chronological, illustrated guide to portable sundials, demonstrating the vital role they have played in the world for many centuries.
PortraitHester Higton was awarded the Sackler fellowship at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, where she studied the collection of sundials, nocturnals and horary quadrants held by the Royal Observatory. For the next two years she worked at the Whipple Museum of the History of Science before moving to her present position as Curator of the Bill Douglas Centre for the History of Cinema and Popular Culture at Exeter University.
Untertitel: An Illustrated History of Portable Dials. 125 colour illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2001
Seitenanzahl: 160 Seiten