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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... parties formed in U . S . : the Republican under Thomas Jefferson and the
Federalist under Alexander Hamilton and John ... formed Holy Roman Empire
declares war on France U . S . proclaims its neutrality Fr . troops driven out of
Parliament ) created ; Treaty of Portsmouth ( mediated by U . S . President
Theodore Roosevelt ) ends war ; general strike in Russia ; the first workers '
soviet formed in St . Petersburg ; sailors mutiny on the battleship “ Potemkin " ; the
czar ' s ...
Luftwaffe formed Persia changes its name to Iran Oliver Wendell Holmes , Amer .
jurist , d . ... succeeded by his son Farouk ( - 1952 ) Arab High Committee formed
to combat Jewish claims Abyssinian War ends and Italy annexes the country ...
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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