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TITLE : Sundials Their Theory And Construction

Albert waughs sundials their theory and construction is a veritable treasure house of information on the ancient science of gnomonics as a dedicated dialist of several years i never could have achieved such wonderful results without waughs classic bookalbert waughs sundials their theory and construction is a veritable treasure house of information on the ancient science of gnomonics as a dedicated dialist of several years i never could have achieved such wonderful results without waughs classic bookhave you every wanted to build a sundial or to understand how one works then you have probably been frustrated as you search vainly for helpthis fascinating approach to sundials offers a rigorous appraisal of the science of sundials including mathematical treatment and pertinent astronomical background it also provides a nontechnical treatment simple enough that several of the dials can be built by children 106 illustrationssundials has 40 ratings and 6 reviews jeremy said a nice book which does in fact provide detailed instructions on building several types of sundials

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