By Jörg Rüpke
This e-book offers a definitive account of the background of the Roman calendar, supplying new reconstructions of its improvement that call for severe revisions to earlier money owed.
- Examines the serious levels of the technical, political, and spiritual background of the Roman calendar
- Provides a complete ancient and social contextualization of old calendars and chronicles
- Highlights the original features that are nonetheless obvious within the such a lot dominant sleek international calendar
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