Scientific instruments have long held a fascination for collectors, from the earliest astrolabes, which were treasured items for royalty and the aristocracy, to the sundial – the first widely produced instrument for recording time. While some of the earliest instruments may be out of reach for all but the top collectors there is still an excellent range of interesting and affordable items available. Today’s collectors are just as fascinated by technological advances as were their Renaissance…
ISBN 10 : 9780062684844
ISBN 13 : 0062684841
“One of the most intriguing future cities in years.” —Charlie Jane Anders “Simmers with menace and heartache, suspense and wonder.” —Ann Leckie A Best Book of the Month..
ISBN 10 : 9780786726226
ISBN 13 : 0786726229
“Havana knew me by my shoes,” begins Tom Miller's lively and entertaining account of his sojourn for more than eight months traveling through Cuba, mixing with its literati and..
ISBN 10 : UOM:39015062097749
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