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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LEARNING Talleyrand , Fr . statesman , b . ( d . 1838 ) Anglo - Fr . war in N .
America ; discussion on boundaries The future King Louis XVI b . ( d . 1793 )
Thomas Bowdler ...
1773 ) John Tyler ( 1790 – 1862 ) , vice president , succeeds William H . Harrison
to become tenth President of the U . S . General Baldomero Espartero becomes
Regent of Spain Prince Ito Hirobumi , Jap . statesman and one of the creators of ...
1878 ) Name of Serbo - Croat - Slovene Kingdom changed to Yugoslavia
Australian Labour Party wins elections Georges Clemenceau , Fr . statesman , d .
( b . 1841 ) Round Table Conference between Viceroy and Indian leaders on
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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