Measuring civilisation

The story of humans measuring things is no less than the story of civilisation - a claim that sounds like irritating hyperbole but in this case turns out to be true


Jennifer Szalai | NYT
BEYOND MEASURE: The Hidden History of Measurement From Cubits to Quantum Constants
Author: James Vincent
Publisher: W W Norton

First Published: Nov 13 2022 | 10:40 PM IST

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