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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Chancellor Dada movement in Germany Sigmund Freud Count Hertling resigns;
Prince Max of Baden James Joyce: "Exiles," drama and C. G. Jung Ger.
Chancellor; Germany and Austria agree to Georg Kaiser: "Brand im Opernhaus" (
"Fire at ...
1859) Germany occupies Sudetenland Oct. 10 Thornton Wilder: "Our Town,"
Pulitzer John Dewey: "Logic: Franco recaptures Teruel, takes Vinaroz, and
begins Prize drama The Theory of offensive in Catalonia Emlyn Williams: "The
Corn Is ...
3; Roosevelt declares U.S. neutral; Winston Churchill becomes First Lord of the
Admiralty; Germans sink the "Athenia" off Ireland; Smuts becomes Premier of S.
Africa; Germans overrun western Poland and reach Brest-Litovsk and Warsaw; ...
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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