The Resource Calendars and years : astronomy and time in the Ancient Near East, edited by John M. Steele

Calendars and years : astronomy and time in the Ancient Near East, edited by John M. Steele

Label
Calendars and years : astronomy and time in the Ancient Near East
Title
Calendars and years
Title remainder
astronomy and time in the Ancient Near East
Statement of responsibility
edited by John M. Steele
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
529.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
CE6
LC item number
.C34 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Calendars and years : astronomy and time in the Ancient Near East, edited by John M. Steele
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes six papers from a session on "Calendars and years" at the seventh biennial History of Astronomy Workshop held at Notre Dame University on 8 July 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A star's year: the annual cycle in the Ancient Egyptian sky / Sarah Symons -- Calendars and years in ancient Egypt: The soundness of Egyptian and West Asian chronology in 1500-500 BC and the consistency of the Egyptian 365-day wandering year / Leo Depuydt -- The 360-day year in Mesopotamia / Lis Brack-Bernsen -- The astrolables: astronomy, theology, and chronology / Wayne Horowitz -- Calendars, intercalations and year-lengths in mesopotamian astronomy / John P. Britton -- The length of the month in mesopotamian calendars of the first millenium BC / John M Steele -- On Greek Stellar and Zodiacal date-reckoning / Alexander Jones
Control code
ocn880878603
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782974932
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1cf9xd3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34436005
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880878603
  • sks1782974938
System 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.

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