History of the calendar in different countries through the ages
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Published by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Calendar -- History.,
  • Chronology, Historical.,
  • Astronomy.

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Edition Notes

StatementM.N. Saha and N.C. Lahiri.
ContributionsLahiri, N. C. , Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (India)
LC ClassificationsCE6 .S24 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 157-279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1056397M
LC Control Number93900686

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