Sentence Examples with the word Chronologies

Thus he vacillates between the Catonian and Varronian reckoning of the years of the city, and between the chronologies of Polybius and the Roman annalists.

July, 1906) that in spite of notable differences of terminology and form the chronologies of Antioch and Alexandria were in essence the same.

But it should not be forgotten that to many generations of close scholarship these genealogical lists seemed to convey such knowledge in the most precise terms, and that at so recent a date as, for example, the year in which Queen Victoria came to the throne, it was nothing less than a rank heresy to question the historical accuracy and finality of chronologies which had no other source or foundation.

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C. Macdonald's Chronologies and Calendars (1897).