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The Old Measure: An Inquiry Into the Origins of the U.S. Customary System of Weights and Measures
     

The Old Measure: An Inquiry Into the Origins of the U.S. Customary System of Weights and Measures

by Jon Bosak
 
An essential resource for scholars and a treat for curious readers, this uniquely detailed history of American weights and measures traces these everyday standards back to their originals and explains the ancient trade system on which they are based.

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An essential resource for scholars and a treat for curious readers, this uniquely detailed history of American weights and measures traces these everyday standards back to their originals and explains the ancient trade system on which they are based.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780615376264
Publisher:
Pinax
Publication date:
08/15/2010
Pages:
198
Sales rank:
1,016,383
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.42(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

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