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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7; U.S. and Britain declare war on Japan Dec. 8; Japanese sink HMS "Prince of
Wales" and HMS "Repulse"; Japanese invade Philippines; Germany and Italy
declare war on U.S.; U.S. declares war on Germany and Italy; Rommel retreats in
1890) D. W. Brogan: "The Free State" L. G. Curtis: "World War: Its Cause and
Cure" Lord Moran: "The Anatomy of Courage" Shintoism abolished in Japan
Martin Buber: "For the Sake of Heaven" William L. Sperry: "Religion in America"
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1902) of Art pays a record Rock impresario launched in Japan, Tennis star Mrs.
Billie Jean King becomes first $5,544,000 for a portrait Bill Graham the largest
ship built woman athlete to win $100,000 in a single by Velazquez closes
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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