The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events
The classic history reference, brough completely up to date, linking more than 30,000 events in an overview of 7,000 years of civilization. The Timetables of History is an indispensable resource that distills the essence of civilization, highlighting significant moments in history, politics, philosophy, religion, art, science and technology. 2 color throughout.
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1592) Thomas Kyd, Eng. dramatist, Regiment of Women" Julius Caesar Scaliger,
Fr. scholar, Francis II of France Ex-Emperor Charles V d. Queen Mary I of
England d.; succeeded by b. (d. 1594) George Peele, Eng. dramatist, d. (b.
Roger Ascham: "The Scholemaster," Scotland by Earl of Lennox Peace of St.
Germain-en-Laye ends third civil war in manual on education Consensus of
Sendomir: Calvinists, France; Huguenots gain amnesty Peace of Stettin:
1724) Prosper Merimee, Fr. author, France (Louisiana Purchase) Renewal of war
between France and Britain French complete occupation of Hanover Robert
Emmet, leader of Ir. July rebellion, executed Second Mahratta War against
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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