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A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology (ed. William Smith) 8 8 Browse Search
Samuel Ball Platner, Thomas Ashby, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome 2 2 Browse Search
Diodorus Siculus, Library 1 1 Browse Search
Plato, Alcibiades 1, Alcibiades 2, Hipparchus, Lovers, Theages, Charmides, Laches, Lysis 1 1 Browse Search
Strabo, Geography (ed. H.C. Hamilton, Esq., W. Falconer, M.A.) 1 1 Browse Search
Basil L. Gildersleeve, Syntax of Classical Greek 1 1 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 1 1 Browse Search
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g of this book is not certain, but it details the experiences of an Israelite of Naphtali, a prisoner in Nineveh in the reigns of Shalmanezer and Sennacherib. The statement of Herodotus that the Greeks derived the sundial from the Chaldeans is no doubt correct. In the time of Ahaz, the communications between Assyria and Palestine were open and well traveled, as the Israelites well knew and felt. Homer describes the sun-dial, 950 B. C. The dial was introduced in Athens by Meton, 433 B. C. By L. Papirius Cursor into Rome, 293 B. C. Hipparchus used a dial at Alexandria, 130 B. C. Augustus set one up on a magnificent scale in the Campus Martius. See dial. San′di-ver. (Fr. Suint-de-verre.) A saline scum which rises to the surface of fused glass in the pot, and is skimmed off. Called also glass-gall; sadwei. Sand-jet. A process for grinding and abrading hard substances by the impact of a stream of sand propelled by an air or steam jet. In depolishing gl