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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1922) Alexander Ostrovski: "The Storm," Russ. Netherlands" (-1868) Russ.
Orthodox Church Abraham Lincoln elected 16th President of the U.S.; S. drama
establishes monastery Carolina secedes from the Union in protest Raymond
End of Red River Rebellion; Manitoba becomes Kirchfeld" Aust. play depicting
peasant psychiatrist, Canadian province life b. (d. 1937) Isabella of Spain
abdicates in favor of Alfonso XII Ivan Bunin, Russ. poet, 1933 Nobel Prize, Keble
1811) Thomas Hardy: "The Return of the fleet arrives at sultan's request in
Constantinople ("Jingoist" war fever in Britain); Turk,-Russ. Native" ... between
Russia and Turkey; Anglo-Turk, agreement to check Russ. advance in Pope Pius
IX d. (b.
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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