Book Reviews

Ryan Schmidt: The Wristwatch Handbook Review

Books on watchmaking I have, in the absolute majority of occasions, seen as expensive props that people like to put on their walls to occasionally post on Instagram – never holding, let alone reading one, ...

Ryan Schmidt: The Wristwatch Handbook Review

Books on watchmaking I have, in the absolute majority of occasions, seen as expensive props that people like to put on their walls to occasionally post on Instagram – never holding, let alone reading one, ...

‘DRIVE TIME’ Book Takes Second Lap Around The Track – And Perhaps A Third

I've been a writer, editor, and publisher for, essentially, my entire professional life (I’ve been a watch collector even longer, starting with a hand-me-down Omega Seamaster from my father when I was 16). ...

‘DRIVE TIME’ Book, The Intersection Of Watches & Cars

Whereas Aaron Sigmond is a relatively rare contributor to aBlogtoWatch (three pieces and counting!), he has, however, written about luxurious for the previous twenty-plus years, three of which have been on the helm of Mechanics ...

‘Moonwatch Only: The Ultimate Omega Speedmaster Guide’ Book Review

One can safely say that the Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch is a timepiece that wants no introduction to any watch fanatic on this planet. Omega has been dedicating large efforts to creating probably the most out of ...

New Book On Ancient Clockwork: Antikythera Mechanism – Understanding The History Of Science & Technology

Watch author and writer Constantin Stikas has simply launched a brand new guide on the famed historic Greek Antikythera gadget, which was an astronomical clock-fashion gadget found within the twentieth century aboard a ship ...

‘Marie Antoinette’s Watch’ By John Biggs: Book Review And Interview

Just recently, a book about an important historical pocket watch was released by John Biggs. Now, (cue Troy McLure voiceover) you may know Biggs from the HourTime Show podcast or his writing at TechCrunch and WristWatchReview. ...

From John Biggs’ New Book On The Mysterious Breguet Marie Antoinette Pocketwatch & Giveaway

Hi, I'm John Biggs, East Coast Editor of TechCrunch, Ariel's partner on the HourTime Show, and owner of WristWatchReview.com. I'd like to share a chapter from my new book Marie Antoinette's Watch (now available in e-book and ...

Get Wristwatch Annual 2010

One of the only printed publications you want to get that is solely dedicated to watches has just released their 2010 edition. I've praised Wristwatch Annual before, and this year the catalog has gotten even better. I have a ...

Book Review: 12 Faces Of Time: Horological Virtuosos

As a watch writer I need to admit that most writing about watches bores my pants off. There are legions of books on the subject of watches and I can barley resist just flipping through them to look at the pictures only. Most of ...