Calendar Reform Robert talks with David Duncan Ewing, author of "Calendar: Humanity's Epic Struggle to Determine a True and Accurate Year." Duncan explains the difficult transition from the Julian to the Gregorian calendar. It took several centuries after the Vatican decreed the use of a new calendar before the rest of non-Catholic Europe followed suit. Note: Calendar is published by Bard Books.
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Calendar Reform

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Calendar Reform

Calendar Reform

Calendar Reform

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Robert talks with David Duncan Ewing, author of "Calendar: Humanity's Epic Struggle to Determine a True and Accurate Year." Duncan explains the difficult transition from the Julian to the Gregorian calendar. It took several centuries after the Vatican decreed the use of a new calendar before the rest of non-Catholic Europe followed suit. Note: Calendar is published by Bard Books.