Author(s): Vincent Daveau
Wearing a watch is not just about time: it is also a passion. This richly illustrated book is a true watch-lover's bible and a panoramic tour of one thousand iconic watches at once. It explores the emblematic brands, the complex mechanisms and beautiful designs that show the watch-makers' skills and dedication to perfection. From the great classics to modern masterpieces through to more affordable timepieces, there is something to delight everyone. A must-have for collectors and for anyone who has ever wished to stop time.French journalist Vincent Daveau writes for professional watchmaking magazines and daily newspapers such as "Le Monde."
French journalist and watchmaking consultant Vincent Daveau writes for professional watchmaking magazines and daily newspapers such as "Le Monde." He has authored several books on the history of watches and their technology.