Cartographies of Time is the first comprehensive history of graphic representations of time in Europe and the United States from 1450 to the present. With compelling illustrations and a fascinating historical narrative by two renowned historians, Daniel Rosenberg and Anthony Grafton, this is a must-read for anyone keen to understand how humans relate to time and history.
Written by By Daniel Rosenberg and Anthony Grafton.
268 color illustrations, 40 b/w illustrations.
Measures 21.6 x 26.7 cm.
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