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Useful Tables, Forming an Appendix to the Journal of the Asiatic Society ... - Page 4
by James Prinsep - 1840 - 96 pages
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Dictionary of dates, and universal reference

Joseph Timothy Haydn - 1841
...celebrated era of the Olympiads, which date from the year 776 BC, being the year in which Coroebus was successful at the Olympic games. This era differed...date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began in 772 ; the third, in 768 ; the fourth, in 764 ; the fifth, in 760; the 10th,...
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The popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw ...

Alexander Whitelaw - 1846
...celebrated era of the Olympiads, which date from the year 770 BC, being the year in which ('orabus was successful at the Olympic games. This era differed...year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The year was luui-solar, of twelve or thirteen months. The names of the months varied in the different states of...
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Dictionary of dates, and universal reference, relating to all ages and ...

Joseph Haydn - Chronology, Historical - 1851 - 673 pages
...celebrated era of the Olympiads, which date from the year 776 Bc, being the year in which Corocbus was successful at the Olympic games. This era differed...date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olvmpiad began in 772 ; the third, in 768 ; the fourth, in 764 ; the fifth, in 760; the 10th,...
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The World's Progress: a Dictionary of Dates

George Palmer Putnam - Chronology, Historical - 1851 - 716 pages
...c.. being the year in which Caret bus was successful at the Olympic games. This era differed from ail others in being reckoned by periods of four years...date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began in 772; the third, in 768; the fourth, in 764; the fifth, in 760; the 10th in...
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The World's Progress: A Dictionary of Dates, with Tabular Views of General ...

George Palmer Putnam - 1853
...celebrated era of the Olympiads, which dato from the year 776 B. c., being the year in which Coroebus was successful at the Olympic games. This era differed...date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began in 772; the third, in 768; the fourth, in 764; the fifth, in 760; the 10th in...
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Dictionary of Dates, and Universal Reference: Relating to All Ages and ...

Joseph Haydn - History - 1853 - 704 pages
...reckoned by periods of four years instead of single years. Each period of four years was called sn Olympiad, and in marking a date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began iu 772; the third, in 768 ; the fourth, in 704 ; the fifth, in 760; the 10th,...
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Dictionary of dates, and universal reference

Joseph Timothy Haydn - 1857 - 742 pages
...periods of four years instead of single уеагч. Each period of four years was called an Olympiad, aud in marking a date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began in 772 ; the third, in 768 ; the fourth, in 764 ; the fifth, in 760; the 10th,...
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Essays on Indian Antiquities: Historic, Numismatic, and Palæographic, Volume 2

James Prinsep, Henry Thoby Prinsep - Numismatics - 1858
...celebrated era of the Olympiads, which date from the year 776 BC, being the year in which Corccbus was successful at the Olympic games. This era differed...months. The names of the months varied in the different stated of Greece, but the Attic months are most usual. They are as follows : — Hecatombeon, Gamelion,...
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Cyclopedia of Chronology: The World's Progress, a Dictionary of Dates: with ...

George Palmer Putnam - Chronology, Historical - 1860 - 840 pages
...Olympiads, which date from the year 770 в. с., being the year in which Corœbus was successful ¿. ;he Olympic games. This era differed from all others in...date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began in 772; the third, in 768; the fourth, in 761 ; the fifth, in 700; the 10th in...
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Dictionary of dates, and universal reference

Joseph Timothy Haydn - 1863
...the Olympic games. This era reckoned by periods of four years instead of single years. Each period was called an Olympiad, and in marking a date, the year and Olympiad were both mentioned. The second Olympiad began in 772 BC, and so on. The computation by Olympiads ceased with the 3051!!, AD...
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