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The Book of calendars / Frank Parise, editor.

New York : Facts on File, [1982] .
ISBN 0871964678, 9780871964670, 0981964678

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George Washington
CE 11 .B66 1982 Available
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Other Authors Parise, Frank.
Subjects Calendars.
Description 387 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes index.
Summary A quick reference to background information on over forty-calendars and tables on over sixty calendars enabling translation of a calender date to its appropriate Julian or Gregorian date.
Contents Ancient calendars: Babylonia calendar -- Era of Nabonasser -- Macedonian calendar -- Hebrew calendar -- Seleucid calendar and era of Antioch -- The olympiad era -- The era of Tyre -- Roman calendars -- The era of the Armenians -- The Islamic calendar -- Fasli (Soor san) -- Zoroastrian calendar -- Yezdezred calendar -- Jelali calendar -- Africa: Egypt -- Coptic calendar -- Ethiopian calendar -- Modern near east: Iran -- Afghanistan -- India -- Southeast Asia: Akbar calendar -- Fasli Deccan calendar -- Parasuram calendar -- Burmese and Arakanse calendars -- Far east: The Chinese calendar -- Tibet -- Central America -- Western calendars: Early northern European calendars -- Julian and Gregorian calendars -- Christian ecclesiastical calendar -- Western era (Julian) -- Western era (Gregorian) -- Calendar of saints -- The French revolutionary calendar -- Soviet calendar -- New year's day.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6579646
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