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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LEARNING W Battle of Leuctra: Thebans under Epaminondas defeat Democritus
of Abdera, the Sparta -371 "laughing philosopher," d. c. The first plebeian elected
to office of consul in Rome -366 -360 Marcus Furius Camillus, Roman general ...
-272) Athens taken by Antigonus II Gonatas -268 Calabria conquered by the
Romans -266 The First Punic War (-264 to -241): Appius Claudius Pulcher
defeats Hiero of Syracuse at Messana -264; the Roman fleet defeats
Carthaginians at ...
1 83) The first Roman ambassadors in Athens and Corinth -228 The Gauls
defeated near Telamon in Etruria -225 Rome conquers northern Italy, including
Mediolanum (Milan), in -222 Antigonus III Doson of Macedonia takes possession
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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