Regnal Years and Civil Calendar in Pharaonic Egypt

  title={Regnal Years and Civil Calendar in Pharaonic Egypt},
  author={Alan Henderson Sir Gardiner},
  journal={The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology},
  pages={11 - 28}
  • A. Gardiner
  • Published 1 December 1945
  • Art
  • The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology

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