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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... Pulitzer Prize poetry Bernard de Voto : “ Across the Wide Missouri , ” Pulitzer
Prize history T . S . Eliot : “ Notes Towards ... Pulitzer Prize novel Howard Spring :
“ There Is No Armour " Terence Rattigan : " The Browning Version " Nobel Prize ...
1873 ) Truman Capote : “ The Grass Harpa Ralph Ellison : " The Invisible Man "
Ernest Hemingway : “ The Old Man and the Sea , " Pulitzer Prize novel ( 1953 )
Joseph Kramm : " The Shrike , " Pulitzer Prize drama F . R . Leavis : “ The
... Grace Metalious : “ Peyton Place " John F . Kennedy : “ Profiles in Courage , "
Pulitzer Prize biography ( 1957 ) Edwin O ... Benjamin Henry Latrobe , ” Pulitzer
Prize biography Paddy Chayevsky : “ Middle of the Night " Patrick Dennis : “
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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