Fléchon, Dominique.

The mastery of time : a history of timekeeping, from the sundial to the wristwatch : discoveries, inventions and advances in master watchmaking / Dominique Fléchon ; foreword by Franco Cologni. - English-language ed. - Paris : Genève : Flammarion ; Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie, c2011. - 455 p. : col. ill., facsims., maps, plans, ports. ; 29 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 453) and indexes.

9782080200808 (hbk.) 2080200801 (hbk.)

GBB1A3418 bnb

015880316 Uk


Horology--History.
Clocks and watches--History.
Clock and watch making--History.

TS542 / .F5413 2011