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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1857 ) Virginia House of Burgesses appoints Provincial Committee of
Correspondence Brit . East India Company Regulating Act Prince Klemens von
Metternich , Aust . statesman , b . ( d . 1859 ) Denmark cedes duchy of Oldenburg
to Russia ...
13 in back taxes ; it is revealed that a grand jury secretly named Nixon as an
unindicted coconspirator ; when made public , tapes of White House
conversations damage the President ' s cause ; the U . S . Supreme Court
decides , unanimously ...
... Raphael 1577 B Holkar of Indore 1804 A Holland , Clifford 1924 F Holland ,
Erskine 1926 C Holland , Henry 1745 D Holland , Vyvyan 1967 B Hollandersky ,
Abraham 1918 G Holland House , London 1608 D Holland Tunnel 1924 F , 1927
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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