The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
History and Politics; Literature & the Theater; Religiion and Philosophy; Visual Arts; Music; Science and Technology; Daily Life. Forword by a Pulitzer Prizre winner.
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1822) adviser to Duke Karl Roubiliac: "Alexander Joseph Guillotin, Fr. physician,
Alexander of Pope" inventor of guillotine, Wurttemberg, hanged C. B. Sacchetti
begins b.(d. 1814) (b. 1698) work on Royal Excavation of Herculaneum begun ...
1681); Karl Philipp Emanuel Bach becomes his successor as director of church
music in Hamburg Almanac" Maria Theresa and Joseph II introduce educational
reforms in Austria Joseph Priestley (1733-1804): "The History and Present State ...
1749) Joseph Lister, Eng. surgeon, b. (d. 1912) Joseph Niepce produces
photographs on a metal plate George S. Ohm (1787-1854) formulates Ohm's Law
, defining electrical current potential and resistance Aust. engineer Joseph
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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