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The Resource Astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins, Marshall Faintich

Astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins, Marshall Faintich

Label
Astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins
Title
Astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins
Statement of responsibility
Marshall Faintich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work hypothesizes that astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins were often used as a way of recording actual celestial events of that period. The author provides more than 550 figures and line drawings of coins, maps, and astronomical events to illustrate this hypothesis
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faintich, Marshall
Dewey number
737.49/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CJ161.A82
LC item number
F35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy in numismatics
  • Numismatics, Ancient
  • Numismatics, Medieval
  • Coins, Ancient
  • Coins, Medieval
  • Astronomy
Target audience
adult
Label
Astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins, Marshall Faintich
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007020104.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 32
  • 4
  • Comets
  • 59
  • 5
  • Complex and Unusual Astronomical Designs
  • 82
  • 6
  • Visions Explained
  • 98
  • 1
  • 7
  • Norman England
  • 122
  • 8
  • Re-attribution of Anglo-Gallic Deniers
  • 153
  • 9
  • Solar Crusade
  • 170
  • 10
  • Sun and the Moon
  • Beginnings
  • 178
  • Appendix A
  • Accuracy of Analyses
  • 181
  • Appendix B
  • Additional Examples
  • 189
  • Appendix C
  • Sources of Figures
  • 9
  • 214
  • 2
  • Stars and the Planets
  • 17
  • 3
  • Eclipses
Control code
ocn141187845
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
vi, 225 pages
Isbn
9780786431786
Lccn
2007020104
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
737.49 F149 ; P ; XX-N ; C-SI; C0802BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 141187845
  • (Sirsi) 141187845
  • (OCoLC)141187845
Label
Astronomical symbols on ancient and medieval coins, Marshall Faintich
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007020104.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 32
  • 4
  • Comets
  • 59
  • 5
  • Complex and Unusual Astronomical Designs
  • 82
  • 6
  • Visions Explained
  • 98
  • 1
  • 7
  • Norman England
  • 122
  • 8
  • Re-attribution of Anglo-Gallic Deniers
  • 153
  • 9
  • Solar Crusade
  • 170
  • 10
  • Sun and the Moon
  • Beginnings
  • 178
  • Appendix A
  • Accuracy of Analyses
  • 181
  • Appendix B
  • Additional Examples
  • 189
  • Appendix C
  • Sources of Figures
  • 9
  • 214
  • 2
  • Stars and the Planets
  • 17
  • 3
  • Eclipses
Control code
ocn141187845
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
vi, 225 pages
Isbn
9780786431786
Lccn
2007020104
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
737.49 F149 ; P ; XX-N ; C-SI; C0802BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 141187845
  • (Sirsi) 141187845
  • (OCoLC)141187845

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