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chronography

(krənˈɒɡrəfɪ)
npl -phies
1. an arrangement of past events
2. the creation of written statements in which specific letters indicate numerical values that denote a year or period in time

chronography

Obsolete, the recording or study of past events.
See also: History, Past
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The next paper, "Josephus and Greek Chronography: Troy, Solomon, Shishak and Ramesses III," is by Nikos Kokkinos, another of the original contributors to Centuries of Darkness.
After an introductory section on calendar systems and chronography, he says, Khalifa arranges events annalistically by years of the lunar Hijiri calendar.
For example, the work variously called The Almanac of Philocalus, The Chronography of 354, or The Codex Calendar of 354, is a liturgical calendar with full-page illustrations (drawings), produced for a wealthy Roman Christian named Valentinus, by the leading calligrapher of the day, a fellow named Furius Dionysius Philocalus.
Here, sounds play a key role in the "chronography" and "temporalization" of the shot, animating its perception through particular parameters: tempo, sustain, amplitude (Chion, 1994).
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Kempshall covers such topics as Chronography, Deliberative Rhetoric, Annals and Chronicles, and the 'Renaissance', and includes an impressive Bibliography.
BURGESS, Studies in Eusebian and Post-Eusebian Chronography. 1.
While their emphasis is on cataloging rather than analyzing the numerous forms of chronography that have appeared over the centuries, the authors make clear that variety of style was not a "natural" evolution.
His topics include the origins of computistical chronography and its crisis in the early Middle Ages, chronology and the 12th-century Renaissance, a science of time with Roger Bacon and his successors, biblical chronology and Ptolemy's eclipses, and the life of Jesus and the emergence of scientific chronology.