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From Stonehenge to beyond the Big Bang, an exhilarating scientific exploration of how we make time

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Adam Frank is a professor of astrophysics at the University of Rochester, in New York. The receipient of a prestigious Hubble Fellowship, he writes frequently for Discover, Astronomy, and Scientific American magazines. He is also a co-founder of the top-ranking science blog 13.7 and a regular contributor to radio programmes.

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"Beyond exploring mind-bending theories... Frank's book is a fascinating and comprehensive survey of how technology - from farming to railways to telegraphy to the internet - has changed our everyday concept of time... Compelling." Marcus Chown * New Scientist *
"A phenomenal blend of science and cultural history." Starred review. * Kirkus Reviews *
"This will fascinate anyone curious about the nexus of astronomy and history and, of course, time. Recommended." * Library Journal *
"Eloquent." * Nature *

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