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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1881) Jean Claude surface of the moon: 1 1th Winter Olympics held at Sapporo,
Japan; Wesley Ruggles, film Casadesus, Apollo |7 crew. U.S.S.R. team wins
eight gold medals director, d. (b. 1888) pianist, son of Eugene Cernan and
1959) Amer. film Amer. modern the first Westerner to fly on a Bombay police riot
for several days until the comedian. dancer, Soviet space mission Indian army
restores order; 4 die, 37 are d. (b. 1949) d. (b. 1919) Svetlana Savitskaya (
SCIENCE, VISUAL^ E. TECHNOLOGY, ARTS MUSIC GROWTH film director.
Eng. composer. Duchenne muscular dystrophy d. (b. 1900) d. (b. 1892) is
identified by Kay Davies and Buster Crabbe, Earl Hines, Amer. Robert
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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