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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M SCIENCE, ^ VISUAL TECHNOLOGY, ARTS V9 MUSIC Qj GROWTH DAILY
LIFE >i Ibn Khordadhbeh: "The Book of the Roads and Countries" Regino, Abbot
of Priim, writes his treatise on church music: "De harmonica iristitutione" Kose no
d EL F #A SCIENCE, VISUAL MUSIC Qj TECHNOLOGY, ARTS IF 9 GROWTH
DAILY LIFE >* Lucas Cranach: "Rest on the Flight lo Egypt" Diirer: "Nativity"
Francesco di Bernardo Corteccia, Ital. organist and composer, b. (d. 1571)
D VISUAL ARTS jflU MUSIC science; technology, GROWTH London, opened ("
Museum of Ornamental Art" till 1899) b.(d. 1941) Liszt: "Eine Faust- Symphonie,"
Weimar London, founded Transatlantic cable laid (-1866) Charles Barry designs
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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