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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(murdered by a blackmailer, 1907) Nicolas Carnot, Fr. physicist, pioneered in the
Second Law of Thermodynamics, d.(b. 1796) Sir William Crookes, Eng. physicist
and chemist, b. (d. 1919) Baron Georges Cuvier, Fr. naturalist, founder of ...
7, Auguste Piccard, Swiss physicist, (underground railroad). Cophetua and the
Leipzig b. (d. 1952) London Beggar Maid" Cesar Franck: "Les Djinns," Ilya
Mechnikov: "Theory of Gold discovered in the Rodin: "The Burghers of symphonic
Jacob Schick patents electric Maurice Utrillo: "Ivry Othmar Schoeck: physicist, d. (
b. 1845) razor Town Hall," "Elegie," song cycle Ross Institute of Tropical U.S.
tennis team defeats Australia to impressionism Jean Sibelius: Medicine, London,
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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