Detect and Parse Historic Dates

Automatically converts language-specific verbal information, e.g., "1st half of the 19th century," to its standardized numerical counterparts, e.g., "1801-01-01/1850-12-31." It follows the recommendations of the 'MIDAS' ('Marburger Informations-, Dokumentations- und Administrations-System'), see .


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0.1.0 by Stefanie Schneider, a year ago

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Authors: Stefanie Schneider [cre, aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-3 license

Imports R6, assertthat, lubridate, magrittr, stringr, tibble, tidyr, purrr, dplyr, rlang

Suggests testthat, roxygen2

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