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The Urban Gentry

Rolex, Tudor, Fortis, Watch History & More: 10 Must Have Books #GIAJ13

In today's Gentry In A Jiffy (GIAJ) I respond to another frequently asked question, and share my 10 favorite books on watches and horology. Included in this video are books on the history of the Marine Nationale, Tudor, Fortis, Bulova, Vacheron Constantin, Rolex, Swatch, Thomas Tompian, John Harrison, The Aztec Calendar, and 50 Watches That Changed the World. In addition to books on specific brands, we’ll take a look at guides on the newest releases, watch terminology glossaries, and even a buyer’s guide for connoisseurs of antique clocks and watches. Whether you are just getting into watches, looking for a perfect gift, or consider yourself an expert enthusiast, there is something to enjoy and learn from this wealth of offerings, as well as how to get some of them for free! So let’s get into it, and don't forget to share your recommendations in the comments below! For the Marine Nationale History Book, click here: https://www.blurb.com/b/9691684-marine-nationale To visit my Amazon store, click here: https://www.amazon.com/shop/theurbangentry To get your watch or Gentry related questions answered and engage with some of the community beyond YouTube, join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1503241666636531/ To follow the official Urban Gentry Instagram click here: https://www.instagram.com/theurbangentrychannel/ Download the free WatchBox Mobile App, available on iOS and Android: https://www.thewatchbox.com/watchbox-app/ Visit our sister channels: http://www.youtube.com/WatchBoxStudios http://www.youtube.com/WatchBoxReviews