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Re: [xsl] format-date() and negative (BCE) dates


Subject: Re: [xsl] format-date() and negative (BCE) dates
From: "Michael Kay mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2014 20:04:00 -0000

although as far as I can tell the usual year end
> was employed, so that the years were measured in England (say) from
> April 1st, not from the coronation or accession date.
>

Actually Lady Day (25th March), which in the Gregorian calendar is 6th April,
which even today is the start of the UK tax year.

Michael Kay
Saxonica


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