skip to content
Calendrical calculations Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Calendrical calculations

Author: Edward M Reingold; Nachum Dershowitz
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : The millennium edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Calendrical Calculations makes accurate calendrical algorithms readily available for computer use with LISP and Java code for all the algorithms included on CD, and updates available on the Web. It gives a description of fourteen calendars and how they relate to one another: the present civil calendar (Gregorian), the recent ISO commercial calendar, the old civil calendar (Julian), the Coptic and Ethiopic calendars,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: CD-ROM
Tidsregning
Kalendere
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward M Reingold; Nachum Dershowitz
ISBN: 0521771676 9780521771672 0521777526 9780521777520
OCLC Number: 44016344
Description: xxxii, 422 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: pt. 1. Arithmetical calendars. The Gregorian calendar --
The Julian calendar --
The Coptic and Ethiopic calendars --
The ISO calendar --
The Islamic calendar --
The Hebrew calendar --
The ecclesiastical calendars --
The old Hindu calendars --
The Mayan calendars --
The Balinese Pawukon calendar --
pt. 2. Astronomical calendars. Time and astronomy --
The Persian calendar --
The Bahái̓́ calendar --
The French Revolutionary calendar --
The Chinese calendar --
The modern Hindu calendars --
Coda --
Appendix A. Function, parameter, and constant types --
Appendix B. Lisp implementation --
Appendix C. Sample data.
Responsibility: Edward M. Reingold, Nachum Dershowitz.
More information:

Abstract:

This new edition of the successful calendars book is being published in the new millennium, and includes new calendar variants. The book presents a description of fourteen calendars and how they  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'... something of immense value ... a true labor of love, this cultural service to humanity should be in every library of the world.' Choice 'If you are interested in Calendars this book is a must Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44016344> # Calendrical calculations
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "44016344" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Place/cambridge_uk> ; # Cambridge, UK
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Topic/calendar_mathematics> ; # Calendar--Mathematics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Topic/matematiske_modeller> ; # Matematiske modeller
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Thing/kalendrar> ; # kalendrar
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/844162> ; # Calendar--Mathematics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Thing/tidsrekning> ; # tidsrekning
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Topic/kalendere> ; # Kalendere
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Thing/kalender> ; # kalender
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/529.3/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Topic/calendriers_mathematiques> ; # Calendriers--Mathématiques
    schema:bookEdition "The millennium ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39534044> ; # Nachum Dershowitz
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/37073882> ; # Edward M. Reingold
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "Calendrical Calculations makes accurate calendrical algorithms readily available for computer use with LISP and Java code for all the algorithms included on CD, and updates available on the Web. It gives a description of fourteen calendars and how they relate to one another: the present civil calendar (Gregorian), the recent ISO commercial calendar, the old civil calendar (Julian), the Coptic and Ethiopic calendars, the Islamic (Moslem) calendar; the Baha'i, the Hebrew (Jewish) calendar, the Mayan calendars, the French Revolutionary calendar, the Chinese calendar, and both the old (mean) and new (true) Hindu (Indian) calendars."@en ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. Arithmetical calendars. The Gregorian calendar -- The Julian calendar -- The Coptic and Ethiopic calendars -- The ISO calendar -- The Islamic calendar -- The Hebrew calendar -- The ecclesiastical calendars -- The old Hindu calendars -- The Mayan calendars -- The Balinese Pawukon calendar -- pt. 2. Astronomical calendars. Time and astronomy -- The Persian calendar -- The Bahái̓́ calendar -- The French Revolutionary calendar -- The Chinese calendar -- The modern Hindu calendars -- Coda -- Appendix A. Function, parameter, and constant types -- Appendix B. Lisp implementation -- Appendix C. Sample data."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/27961682> ;
    schema:genre "Kalendere"@en ;
    schema:genre "Tidsregning"@en ;
    schema:genre "CD-ROM"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Calendrical calculations"@en ;
    schema:productID "44016344" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44016344#PublicationEvent/cambridge_uk_new_york_cambridge_university_press_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam023/00031263.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521771672> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521777520> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA161697> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44016344> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Place/cambridge_uk> # Cambridge, UK
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, UK" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Topic/calendriers_mathematiques> # Calendriers--Mathématiques
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Calendriers--Mathématiques"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27961682#Topic/matematiske_modeller> # Matematiske modeller
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Matematiske modeller"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/844162> # Calendar--Mathematics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Calendar--Mathematics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37073882> # Edward M. Reingold
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1945" ;
    schema:familyName "Reingold" ;
    schema:givenName "Edward M." ;
    schema:name "Edward M. Reingold" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39534044> # Nachum Dershowitz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dershowitz" ;
    schema:givenName "Nachum" ;
    schema:name "Nachum Dershowitz" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521771672>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521771676" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521771672" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521777520>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521777526" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521777520" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.