Time lord : Sir Sandford Fleming and the creation of standard time /

It is difficult today to imagine life before standard time was established in 1884. In the middle of the nineteenth century, for example, there were 144 official time zones in North America alone. The confusion that ensued, especially among the burgeoning railroad companies, was an hourly comedy of...

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Main Author: Blaise, Clark
Format: Book
Published: New York : Vintage Books, 2002

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Call Number: QB223 .B58 2002
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