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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POLITICS N THEATER V# LEARNING W Empress Wou-Hou succeeds to Chin.
throne hut is forced Pope John VII (—707) 705 to abdicate Justinian II becomes
once more Byzantine Emperor Circular church at Marienberg near 706 (—7I1) ...
Lars 1638 B, 1674 B John 1 (pope) 523 C. 526 C John I Tzimisces (Byzantine
Emperor) 969 A, 97 1 A John II (Byzantine Emperor) 1 1 18 A, 1 123 A, 1 124 A
John II Casimir (Pol.) 1648 A. 1668 A John II (Dan.) 1497 A John II (Fr.) 1350 A.
... III (Byzantine Emperor) 717 A. 718 A, 720 D Leo III (pope) 795 C, 800 A, 800 C
Leo IV (Byzantine Emperor) 775 A Leo IV (pope) 847 C, 848 C Leo V (Byzantine
Emperor) 813 A Leo V (pope) 903 C Leo VI (Byzantine Emperor) 886 A Leo VI ...
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Grun and Stein's approach to history made a huge splash at the time, and really changed the way popular history was written, bringing about the "everyday life" totalist approach that's really familiar to us today. Read full review