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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HISTORY , POLITICS LITERATURE , A THEATER PHILOSOPHY , S LEARNING
Maria de Medici challenges power of her son Louis XIII of France ; Louis recalls
Richelieu from Avignon to prevent revolt , marches his army into Angers , and ...
HISTORY , POLITICS LITERATURE , THEATER Red Army lakes Omsk Lady
Astor , first Brit . woman Member of Parliament to take her seat , elected Amer .
delegates leave Peace Conference Red Army captures Kharkov U . S . House of
1878 ) John Barrymore d . ( b . 1882 ) World War II Germany withdraws from the
Caucasus ; Casablanca Conference between Churchill and Roosevelt ;
Japanese driven from Guadalcanal : new Ger . air attacks on London ; Brit .
Eighth Army ...
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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