Calendars in Antiquity

Empires, States, and Societies
Author(s): 
Stern, Sacha
ISBN: 
9780199589449
Date published: 
September 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£95.00

Calendars were at the heart of ancient culture and society and were far more than just technical, time-keeping devices. Calendars in Antiquity offers a comprehensive study of the calendars of the ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern world, from the origins up to and including Jewish and Christian calendars in late Antiquity.