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Our global system of timekeeping didn't just emerge—it had to be imposed. The origins of the modern world: a global and ecological narrative by robert b marks lanham (maryland), boulder, new york oxford: rowman. Robert marks, the origins of the modern world: a global and ecological narrative 1chapter one: the material and trading worlds, circa 1400.
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