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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Jews , freed by the Arabs , begin their cultural development Justinian II murdered
by Philip Bardanes , who as Emperor ... Tarik defeats King Roderic at Xeres de la
Frontera , and Spain , with the exception of Asturias , becomes an Arab state ...
HISTORY , POLITICS PHILOSOPHY , LEARNING Malta captured by the Arabs
Eighth Council of Constantinople ( - 870 ) Jahiz , the great Arab scholar , d .
Partition of Lorraine agreed upon in the Treaty of Mersen between Charles the
VISUAL ARTS DAILY LIFE 1 Rhases , the great Arab physician , d . “ Concert at
the Palace , " Chin . picture showing contemporary costumes and musical
instruments Al - Battani , famous Arab astronomer , d . Córdoba becomes the seat
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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