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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... Don Budge; Women's Singles, Alice Marble U.S. tennis team defeats Australia
to retain Davis Cup Eddie Arcaro rides his first Kentucky Derby winner, "Lawrin"
California wins Rose Bowl football game, 13-0, against Alabama New York (AL) ...
... Lindlberg); "Ivan the Terrible" (Eisenstein); "The Man from the South" (Renoir)
Atomic Research Centre established at Harwell, England Eddie Arcaro rides "
Pavot" to victory in Belmont Stakes and "Hoop Jr." to win Kentucky Derby (his
1867) First port radar system Belmont and Preakness Stakes Shoes" (Michael
Cole Porter: "Kiss Me, Kate," introduced in and Kentucky Derby (fourth Powell); "
Oliver musical comedy, New York Liverpool, England Derby win for Arcaro) Twist
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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