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an arrangement of events in time

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a record of events in the order of their occurrence

the determination of the actual temporal sequence of past events

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A key objective is to build long reference chronologies from the remnants of the Caledonian pine forest, so that native Scottish pine can be identified and dated, and the history of exploitation of Scotland's pinewoods refined.
The availability of long oak chronologies across northern Europe was instantly accepted by the archaeological community with the result that dendro dating rapidly became `routine'.
The improved link between the oak and pine chronologies not only has implications for dating, but also sheds new light on the timing and rate of climate change at the lateglacial-Holocene transition.
Attempts were then made to match this with existing master chronologies for southern Sweden (Bartholin 1985; Brathen 1982) and Denmark.
To evaluate numerically the quality of the different Venus chronologies the author uses sophisticated statistical methods, first applied to the problem of the Venus chronologies by Huber et al.
Bomb testing yielded synchronous known-age reference chronologies in corals, bivalves, and fish otoliths worldwide (Campana, 1997; Druffel, 1989), which can be used to confirm the accuracy of age estimates for various marine species (Campana et al.
The age assigned to each ring is verified by crossdating with previously obtained, absolutely dated, reference chronologies to ensure secure dating.
Tell students that they will create chronologies to identify key events in Earhart's life and place them in historical context.
The Chronology used a similar format to compare the chronologies of the Hebrew Bible, the Septuagint, and the chronologies of other societies, including Egyptians, Babylonians, and Greeks.
AFRICAN AMERICAN CHRONOLOGY: CHRONOLOGIES OF THE AMERICAN MOSAIC is more comprehensive than most other Afro-American histories: it examines the influence, rise and impact of waves of changes affecting Afro American issues and community struggles, offering chapters of detail from an Associate Professor of Sociology.
Select chronologies, a Dramatis Personae, and an index round out this excellent edition of historical and political writings, highly recommended for college library shelves.
Wright is the author of other chronologies for the publisher.
If I have presented the dangers of teleological, discrete chronologies and the transformative possibilities of moving history as marking a potential divide between text and image in Baldwin's use of the technologies, I have done so only as a test case.
Professional digital effects pioneer Mitch Mitchell presents Visual Effects for Film & Television, a thorough guide to visual effect processes used in television complete with step-by-step guides, integrative approaches to film, video and digital techniques, chronologies of development from the oldest to the newest processes, and much more.