The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
The Timetables of History spans millennia of human history. Unlike any other reference volume, this book gives a sweeping overview of the making of the contemporary world by mapping out at a glance what was happening simultaneously, from the dawn of history to the present day.
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D . SCIENCE , TECHNOLOGY , GROWTH VISUAL ARTS UM DAILY LIFE MUSIC
Edward G . Robinson , Amer . film actor , d . ( b . 1894 ) Chic Young , creator of "
Blondie " comic strip , d . ( b . 1901 ) Carmine Gallone , Ital . film director , d . ( b .
D . VISUAL ARTS SCIENCE , TECHNOLOGY GROWTH G . DAILY LIFE MUSIC
1905 ) Fredric March , Amer . Oscarwinning actor of stage and screen , d . ( b .
1897 ) Francine Larrimore , Amer . stage actress , d . ( b . 1897 ) Barbara
1914 ) William Gropper , Amer . painter and cartoonist , d . ( b . 1897 ) Jan Zrzavý
, Czech painter , d . ( b . 1890 ) Uday Shanker , Indian classical and folk dancer ,
d . ( b . 1901 ) John N . Nash , Eng . landscape painter and illustrator , d . ( b .
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - auntieknickers - LibraryThing
The early years of human history seem to have less information than might be available, particularly spotty in Asian history and pretty much nothing about Africa south of the Sahara. Still, an interesting browse and a good place to see what was happening in a given year. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Diwanna - LibraryThing
I'd be lying if I said that I read this book, but it is an interesting reference to peruse from time to time. Read full review