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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LIFE Fischer von Erlach finishes Kollegien-Kirche in Salzburg (begun 1696)
Dietrich Buxtehude, Dan. composer, d. (b. 1637) Handel in Venice; meeting with
Domenico Scarlatti Great Ger. organ builder Gottfried Silbermann (1683- 1753) ...
John Burroughs, Amer. naturalist, b. (d. 1921) Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Carolus-
Duran composer, founder Wheatstone and W. F. Cooke patent electric First
Canadian railroad (C.A.E. Durand), of the "Great Five" telegraph England
introduces official ...
1842) Relativity" kitchens and rationing (1887-1927): Claude Debussy, Fr.
impressionist Nobel Prize for U.S. boxing champion Abraham "Scottish Girl,"
composer, d. (b. 1862) Chemistry: Fritz Hollandersky ("Abe the Newsboy") cubist
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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