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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>i Fra Angelico works at the San Marco Monastery, Florence Andrea del
Verrocchio, Ital. painter and sculptor, b.(d. 1488) John Dunstable develops
1420) Palma Vecchio, Ital. painter, b. (d. 1528) Ferdinand Magellan, Port.
Leonardo da Vinci invents parachute navigator, b. (d. 1521) The Ger. magician
Georg Faust b., the prototype of Faust Botticelli, Ghirlandajo, Perugino,
Pinturicchio, and ...
1580) Baldassare Peruzzi ( 1 48 1 - 1 536) begins to build the Villa Farnesina,
Rome (-1511) Raphael enters the service of Pope Julius II Simone de Cronaca,
Ital. architect, d. (b. 1454) Andrea del Sarto: "Miracles of St. Philip" Durer: "Little ...
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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