Calendars Through the Ages: Calendars From the Sky


Subject:
Ready Reference & Quick Facts , Calendars

Description:
This online exhibit "explore[s] the fascinating history of the human endeavor to organize our lives in accordance with the sun and stars." Includes a timeline of calendar facts, and discussions about calendars in use (such as Chinese, Islamic, and Jewish) and not in use (French Revolutionary, Mayan, and Roman), the change from the Julian to Gregorian calendar, and more. Sponsored by the Institute for Dynamic Educational Advancement and public and private supporters.

Publisher:
webexhibits.org

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.webexhibits.org/calendars/


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