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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1533 ) ; succeeded by her cousin James VI of Scotland as James I of England
and Ireland ( – 1625 ) Amnesty in Ireland James I arrives in London Sir Walter
Raleigh , arrested for suspected complicity in the " Main Plot , " which sought de ...
1801 ) G . B . Tiepolo : Frescoes in the palace , Udine ( - 1728 ) Stephen Hales (
1671 – 1761 ) measures blood pressure John Harrison , Eng . clockmaker ( 1693
– 1776 ) , invents gridiron pendulum James Hutton , Eng . geologist , b . ( d .
James I ( Scol . ) 1406 A , 1423 A , 1437 A James II ( Brit . ) 1633 A , 1685 A ,
1686 A , 1687 A , 1688 A , 1689 A , 1690 A , 1701 A James II ( Scot . ) 1437 A ,
1460 A James III ( Brit . ) 1700 G , 1715 A , 1716 A , 1717 A . See also Old
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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