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  Chronology (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net
Chronology is the arrangement of facts and events in the order of time.
Hence in constructing a system of Biblical chronology, the plan has been adopted of reckoning the years from the ages of the patriarchs before the birth of their first-born sons for the period from the Creation to Abraham.
As to the patriarchal period, there are three principal systems of chronology: (1) that of the Hebrew text, (2) that of the Septuagint version, and (3) that of the Samaritan Pentateuch, as seen in the scheme on the opposite page.
www.christiananswers.net /dictionary/chronology.html   (458 words)

  
 chronology of boys' clothing
Short pants suits were worn by young teenagers in England and even older boys in Europe.
Log baggy shorts by mid-decade became common, part of the hip-hop fashion trend, in part inflenced by fl basketball stars who objected to the short shorts basketball players formerly wore.
Repeating a trend began in the late 1960s, a group with relatively little social status was setting fashion tends, the opposite of the pattern at the beinning of the Century and as recently as the early 1960s when the upper class set fashion.
members.tripod.com /~histclo/chron.html   (1941 words)

  
 Chronology of the Ancient Near East - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The low or short chronology, most commonly used today, sets the eighth year of Ammisaduqa at the year 1531 BC as the end of the first dynasty (with a reign of king Hammurabi 1728 BC–1686 BC).
The middle chronology, which was the most commonly used chronology until recently, is 64 years (one period between identical conjunctions of Venus, Sun and Moon) earlier than the short chronology (Hammurabi 1792 BC–1750 BC).
The beginning of the third dynasty of Ur (Ur-Nammu; 2047 BC short ch.) is the earliest date that may be directly calculated from dates of Assyrian or Babylonian sources.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chronology_of_the_Ancient_Near_East   (4178 words)

  
 UFO Chronology 1877-2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Chronology gives the dates of various frequently discussed events, incidents, individuals and documents in the history of ufology and is cross-referenced to related material.
This Chronology is intended to act as an efficient way of organising references and hyperlinks to relevant material, in the interests of more fully informed debate and reducing the amount of reinvention of the wheel.
Chronologies and indices once prepared can be easily updated and are of continuing usefulness throughout the life of the case." Many books are written in chronological order.
www.virtuallystrange.net /ufo/updates/2006/mar/m06-007.shtml   (1695 words)

  
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A long chronology entails acceptance of the fossil record as a record of a long history of living organisms, whereas a short chronology does not.
Sequence of first appearances of various kinds of fossils is highly important in a long chronology, since it is highly unlikely that fossils would be preserved in any sequence other than their actual appearance and disappearance over time.
Sequence is less important in a short chronology, since the vagaries of preservation might easily result in a jumbled sequence if it were deposited over a short period of time.
www.grisda.org /2003-FSC-open/Gibson-BiologyAndTime.doc   (6162 words)

  
 IT'S ABOUT TIME   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Chronology, science dealing with division of time into regular periods, the arrangement of events in order of their occurrence, the assignment of correct dates to known events, and the reconciling of discrepancies in dates caused by variations in the systems employed in modern and ancient times.
This system gave a fairly complete chronology of an individual's time, but the history of the nation was often unrecorded between the death of a king and the accession of his successor and by the omission of obscure or unpopular kings from the written records.
In Roman chronology the era of the founding of the city (ab urbe condita, or AUC) dates from April 22, 753 BC, and the Julian era dates from the reform of the calendar by Julius Caesar in 45 BC.
www.itsabouttime.com   (6667 words)

  
 Bechert's arguments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
IV,I, 455f.) Short chronology sources are more numerous, but since this simply reflects Sarvastivadin influence it does not take us much further.
The primary reason for Bechert's belief does appear to be his acceptance of the claim that there is evidence for the presence of the short chronology in ancient Ceylon, specifically in the Dipavamsa.
In brief there are two passages which can be taken as supporting the short chronology (and many that do not.) The second of these (Dip V 55-9) concerns the prophecy of the arising of Moggaliputta Tissa ``in the future, in 118 years''.
www.ucl.ac.uk /~ucgadkw/position/buddha/node5.html   (560 words)

  
 Short chronology of facts related to the erased ("Slovenia News", April 2003 - April 2004)
Short chronology of facts related to the erased ("Slovenia News", April 2003 - April 2004)
Short chronology of facts related to the erased
After examining an initiative put forward by an association of Slovenian inhabitants that were erased from Slovenia's population register in 1992, the Constitutional Court decided that several articles of the 1999 act regulating the legal status of citizens of former Yugoslavia living in Slovenia are unconstitutional.
www.uvi.si /eng/slovenia/background-information/erased/chronology   (2084 words)

  
 The Star Sothis and Egyptian Chronology
It is Egyptian chronology that provides the standard or rule according to which the kings and dynasties, with their law-giving and building programs, wars and peace treaties, are to be allocated to their respective centuries.
Thus, since Egyptian chronology is, by and large, the measuring rod for the histories of the other ancient nations, there may well be good reason for re-assessing its capacity to align with the other nations (Mesopotamia, for instance).
The system became known by the term, "short" chronology; referring chiefly to the fact that Meyer was prepared to ascribe a mere two centuries approximately to the Second Intermediate Period, based on his astronomical calculations.
www.specialtyinterests.net /sothic_star.html   (15941 words)

  
 The Star Sothis and Egyptian Chronology
Whilst Hall, assessing the "short" chronology largely from an art-historical perspective, could not fully agree with Petrie's view that the art before and after the Second Intermediate Period was so vastly different, neither could he be persuaded that the Second Intermediate Period had spanned a mere two centuries, approximately.
The tendency amongst chronology conscious scientists (25) appears to have been for them to make the mistake of depending entirely on calculations, without attempting systematic observations, whilst at the same time presuming that ancient practice could be conducted and was indeed performed according to these purely conventional rulings.
In short, I do not think that Egyptian lunar dating is precise enough to provide anyone with a means of establishing any firm foundation for an absolute chronology.
www.specialtyinterests.net /sothic_star3.html   (20278 words)

  
 Black Dahlia - News
The Chronology gives an outline of the Black Dahlia's life and the time in which she lived.
Over the years Elizabeth Short has become one of the most maligned victims in the history of this country.
Sensationalized in the newspapers of the time, the original stories were embellished by subsequent writers who portrayed Elizabeth Short as a promiscuous drinker, prostitute, and/or porn actress—none of which is true.
blackdahlia.info /modules/news/article.php?storyid=16   (380 words)

  
 short story submissions
An explaination of the potential of short stories in teaching and a guide to their effective use.
Short stories and more in an urbane e-zine with a very welcome international flavor.
The emphasis is on quality rather than quantity here with a number of entertaining, quirky stories along with links and an interesting suggest-a-plot feature.
www.eastoftheweb.com /short-stories/links.html   (245 words)

  
 Ohio Historical Society / Resources / Searchable Databases / Fundamental Documents
Short Chronology: The War of 1812 in the Northwest
"This chronology is not in any sense a complete list of the military events and actions of the War of 1812 in the Northwest.
On the whole, the chronology is meant as a guide to the military campaigns.
www.ohiohistory.org /resource/database/funddocs.html   (644 words)

  
 A Short Chronology of Treaty Fishing on the Columbia River
A Short Chronology of Treaty Fishing on the Columbia River
I have many close relatives and friends who lived their lives on the river, who died there, and who are buried along its banks.
The lakes created by the dams have covered many of the places I knew as a boy and a young man. The fishing sites, the places where I camped with my family, and even the places where some of my children were born, are all under water.
www.critfc.org /oldsite/text/chrono.htm   (1237 words)

  
 Dawson's Creek Chronology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The main chronology contains every (none trivial) thing that has happened to the characters in the series with supporting evidence from the episodes.
The short chronology covers only the major events and is good for a quick overview of the timeline.
Hope the Chronology is of use to you.
www.scotek.demon.co.uk /dc   (236 words)

  
 CREATION AND CATASTROPHE CHRONOLOGY
This chronology is found in Genesis 5 and 11 where the genealogy of the 21 patriarchs from Adam to Abraham is given.
If the short chronology is used from the Temple destruction to Abraham, these dates will reduce by a further 352 years to become 2305 BC for the flood, and 3961 for Creation.
This means it survived the Flood on the MT in 2657 BC or 2305 BC on the short chronology.
www.ldolphin.org /barrychron.html   (9834 words)

  
 adventist today   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
A problem arose when the earlier speakers on that panel critical of short chronology were allowed to exceed their allotted time limits.
Paul Giem was the only speaker of the weekend to take any stand on a short chronology of earth, and limiting evolution to the "micro" variety.
Shortly after he had made his defense of short chronology, his stance was challenged by John Moore.
atoday.com /magazine/archive/1999/sepoct1999/articles/Creation.shtml   (1456 words)

  
 Short chronology and comments
Short chronology and comments on the articles and actions involved in David Kelley’s rejection of Objectivism
Many people over the years have attacked Ayn Rand, Objectivism and their defenders in the most grotesque manners, but one of the most remarkable such attacks came from a former student of Objectivism in the late 80ies – from David Kelley (Dr. of philosophy).
This could be found on the short taped lecture series ’Moral Virtue’, which is available from Second Renaissance Books.
www.lyceum.dk /sanction.html   (610 words)

  
 Dimension Of Sheckley - A tribute to the science fiction author Robert Sheckley
Robert Sheckley (1928-2005) was a science fiction writer whose humourous short stories first appeared in 1951.
His work is notable for its mind boggling originality and genuinely unexpected plot twists.
I have also reviewed most of the novels and short story anthologies.
members.tripod.com /~sheckley/index.htm   (229 words)

  
 News: Somalia, Chronology of Somalia's collapse, peace talks
May 11 (Reuters) - The death toll in Somalia's worst fighting for a decade rose to more than 120 on Thursday, as militias battled for control of the capital with mortars, rocket-propelled grenades and anti-aircraft guns.
Here is a short chronology of Somalia since since the ousting of former dictator Mohamed Siad Barre in 1991.
With the exception of public UN sources, reproduction or redistribution of the above text, in whole, part or in any form, requires the prior consent of the original source.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/RWB.NSF/db900SID/KHII-6PQ9C7?OpenDocument   (436 words)

  
 DigitalBookIndex: CHRONOLOGY, CHRONOLOGIES, TIMELINES (e-Book, eTexts, On-Line Books, eDocuments)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Chronology for the Philippine Islands and Guam in the Spanish-American War
Chronology of the History of Slavery, 1790-1829 [Eddie Becker; and racism]
Chronology of the History of Slavery, 1830-- [Eddie Becker; and racism]
www.digitalbookindex.org /_search/search010chronologiestimelines.asp   (711 words)

  
 Chronology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
This short chronology covers the 1856 to 1997 period, and reflects the events related to the Romanian monarchy and members of the royal family.
After a short time his mistress returned also.
This chronology is based on the books "The History of the Romanians from Their Origins to the Present" by Vlad Georgescu, Humanitas Publishers, Bucharest 1992; and "The Monarchy in Romania 1866-1949" by Ioan Scurtu, Danubius Publishers, Bucharest 1991; and on Romanian newspapers after 1989.
www.cs.kent.edu /~amarcus/Mihai/english/cronologieen.html   (2686 words)

  
 Imperialisms, Ancient and Modern
They are generally short and have been selected to generate discussion and debate.
These will consist of short identification of events, people, and places drawn from our readings.
Chronology of Greek History After the Peloponnesian War (405-146 B.C.)
www.thelatinlibrary.com /imperialism   (767 words)

  
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Thu 22 Sep 2005 12:43 PM ET In Chronology headlined "Chronology of main events in Iran-Iraq War" please read in 13th paragraph...
Sept 22 (Reuters) - Saddam Hussein can no longer force Iraqis to celebrate "victory" in the war with Iran but they are still haunted by the conflict 25 years to the day after it started.
Here is a short chronology of the main events of the Iran-Iraq war.
today.reuters.com /News/CrisesArticle.aspx?storyId=LA558222   (456 words)

  
 The Puzzle of the Petrified Trees: How can we explain, within a short biblical chronology, fiftysuperimposed layers of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Because evidences of upright trees in the fossil record have strongly influenced the development of the geological time scale, creationists who believe in a universal flood and a short chronology for life on earth need to study this phenomenon carefully.
During the 18th and the first half of the 19th centuries, deluge geologists, who accepted the biblical narrative of a worldwide flood, found their colleagues deserting them philosophically because of perceived evidences of long ages in the geologic record, especially as suggested by vertical tree stumps in the Carboniferous period of Europe and Canada.
After the burial of the trees and organic debris, the water receded and/or the land was uplifted.
www.aiias.edu /ict/vol_08/08cc_091-095.htm   (2600 words)

  
 NetSERF: History: Time Lines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Chronology of Russian History: The Kievan and Appanage Periods (860-1698)
The period of the Kievan Russian Empire, destroyed by the Mongol - Tatars, and the rise of Moscovy to recentralize the demolished empire." A hyperlinked timeline of early Russian history.
A short chronology of the Crusades from the First Crusade through Fall of the Hospitallers in 1798.
www.netserf.org /History/Time_Line   (569 words)

  
 Raymond Carver: Chronology
Their stay there is short lived — they leave in June but return to California in October.
But the real news is that between October, 1976 and January, 1977 Raymond is hospitalized on four separate occasions for acute alcoholism.
On August 1, before going to bed, Raymond and Tess kiss each other three times on the lips and they both say "I love you." He dies the next morning, August 2, at 6:20 a.m.
www.whitman.edu /english/carver/chronology.html   (1962 words)

  
 The American Short Story: A Selective Chronology
The Story Must Be Told: Short Narrtive Prose in the New English Literatures, 1986.
Short Fiction Criticism: A Checklist of Interpretations Since 1925 of Stories and Novelettes (American, British, Continental), 1800-1958, 1960 (out of print)
Walker, Warren S. Twentieth-Century Short Story Explication: Interpretations, 1900-1975, of Short Fictions Since 1800, 3rd ed., 1977.
titan.iwu.edu /~jplath/sschron.html   (2063 words)

  
 Subsistence Chronology, A short history of subsistence policy in Alaska since statehood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Subsistence Chronology, A short history of subsistence policy in Alaska since statehood
"Subsistence Chronology, A Short History of Subsistence Policy in Alaska Since Statehood" revised edition, AFN 1998.
On July 8, the House failed to submit any constitutional amendment to the voters, mustering only 26 (of 40) in favor, one short of the required 2/3.
www.alaskool.org /projects/ancsa/subsistence_chron/subchron.htm   (2033 words)

  
 Chronology of Important Events in the Life of John Muir - John Muir Exhibit (John Muir Education Project, Sierra Club ...
Chronology of Important Events in the Life of John Muir - John Muir Exhibit (John Muir Education Project, Sierra Club California)
Short Chronology of Important Events in the Life of John Muir
See also : Comprehensive Year-by-Year Chronology of the Life and Legacy of John Muir
www.sierraclub.org /john_muir_exhibit/john_muir_national_historic_site/short_chronology_nps.html   (491 words)

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