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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1500) Juan de Herrera begins to build the General outbreak of plague in Europe
kills over 20,000 people in London Escorial for Philip II of Spain (—1586) John
Shute: "First and Chief Grounds of Architecture" Pieter Brueghel: "Christ Carrying
I8S6) chimique" Canal begins Henry Raeburn: "The Beethoven: Sonata for J. J.
Berzelius discovers cerium Technical College, Macnab," portrait violin and piano,
Op. 47 Lazare Carnot (1753-1823): Prague, founded Gottfried Semper, Ger.
1880) Franco appointed Chief of State by the insurgents in Robert E. Sherwood: "
Idiot's Delight," Beatrice Webb: "My Oct.; siege of Madrid begins; Span.
government moves Pulitzer Prize drama Apprenticeship" to Valencia Rudyard
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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