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This page gives a list of books that I have found useful while working on this web site.

Adouze, Jean & Israël, Guy (Eds.) "The Cambridge Atlas of Astronomy", 3rd Ed. (1994): Cambridge University Press, 0−521−43438−6 [Adouze]
Allen, Richard Hinckley "Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning" (1963 [1899]): Dover, 0−486−21079−0 [Allen]
Bonsing, J. "The Celtic New Year: Samhainn is not the 'Celtic new year'" (2004):, [Bonsing]
Bowers, Richard & Deeming, Terry "Astrophysics Ⅰ: Stars" (1984): Arthur C. Bartlett, 0−86720−018−9 [BowersDeeming]
Censorinus "De Die Natali" (238):, [Censorinus]
Crowe, Michael J. "Theories of the World from Antiquity to the Copernican Revolution" (1990): Dover, 0−486−26173−5 [Crowe]
Dershowitz, N. & Reingold, E.M. "Calendrical Calculations" (1997): Cambridge University Press, [Dershowitz]
Dreyer, J.L.E. "A History of Astronomy from Thales to Kepler", 2nd Ed. (1953 [1906]): Dover, 0−486−60079−3 [Dreyer]
Edmonson, Munro S. "The Book of the Year: Middle American Calendrical Systems" (1988): University of Utah Press, 0−87480−288−1 [Edmonson]
Evans, J. "The History and Practice of Ancient Astronomy" (1998): Oxford University Press, [Evans]
Goss, W.M. & Brown, R.L. & Lo, K.Y. "The Discovery of Sgr A*" (2003):, [Goss]
Meeus, Jean "Astronomical Algorithms" (1991): Willmann-Bell, Inc., 0−943396−35−2 [Meeus]
Meeus, Jean "Mathematical Astronomy Morsels" (1997): Willmann-Bell, Inc., 0−943396−51−4 [Morsels]
Pannekoek, A. "A History of Astronomy" (1989 [1961]): Dover, 0−486−65994−1 [Pannekoek]
Steel, D. "Marking Time, The Epic Quest to Invent the Perfect Calendar" (2000): John Wiley & Sons, [Steel]
Stephenson, F. Richard "Historical Eclipses and Earth's Rotation" (1997): Cambridge University Press, 0−521−46194−4 [Stephenson]
Toomer, G.J. "Ptolemy's Almagest" (1998): Princeton University Press, 0−691−00260−6 [Toomer]
Verbrugghe, G.P. & Wickersham, J.M. "Berossos and Manetho, Introduced and Translated" (1996): University of Michigan Press, 0−472−10722−4 [Verbrugghe]
White, R. "Coligny Calendar Page" (2004):, [White]
van Gent "De wettelijke tijdregeling in Nederland" (2004):, [van Gent]
van Wijk, W.E. "Onze Kalender" (1955): Wereld-Bibliotheek, Amsterdam, [van Wijk]


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