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Science Behind Calendars
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Science Behind Calendars: Databases
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Curated Database Content
This is a topic overview, found in one of the databases, from the Gale Encyclopedia of Science
Another encyclopedia entry about many different ancient calendars. This one comes from the UXL Encyclopedia of Science.
Calendars Topic Portal
This link brings you to a collection of information in various formats, from the World History in Context database.
Calendars and the Reckoning of Time
Found in World History in Context, from the Dictionary of the Middle Ages.
Beginnings of Indian and Chinese Calendrical Astronomy
Found in World History in Context, from The Journal of the American Oriental Society.
A reference article from World Eras, found in World History in Context database
Chapter 3: The Mayan and Aztec Calendars
From a book titled Religious Holidays and Calendars; found in the Credo Reference database.
Maya Arts and Sciences
This article provides a detailed explanation of the Mayan calendar and how it was created.
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