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The calendar : the 5000-year struggle to align the clock and the heavens - and what happened to the missing ten days

Author: David Ewing Duncan
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the creation of the Western calendar - a story of emperors and popes, mathematicians and monks, and the growth of scientific calculation. The book links politics and religion, astronomy  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Calendars
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Duncan, David Ewing.
Calendar.
London : Fourth Estate, 1998
(OCoLC)40502081
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Ewing Duncan
OCLC Number: 607128712
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 360 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: David Ewing Duncan.

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