The Dance of Time: The Origins of the Calendar : a Miscellany of History and Myth, Religion and Astronomy, Festivals and Feast Days

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Arcade Publishing, 2004 - 256 страници
Our changing concept of time, and the surprising, often mysterious origins of the calendar, comes to life in this richly informative, beautifully written book.

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I thought this book overed a great breeze through of all things related to the seasons, the year, and ultimately time. the book focused on the holidays of each day of the year, and how this ... Прочетете пълната рецензия

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And Life Times Fool
3
The Marriage of Heaven and Earth
13
Calendarium
35
A Day and a Night
49
Converting the Faithful
63
Empty Pockets
75
Winter
89
New Years Day
96
The Secret Birth
103
The Lupercal
112
Rain Mud and Hope
119
Awake
125
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