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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Aristoxenus difference between arteries -338 Alexander the Scopas, Greek
sculptor, d. c. -340 (b. c. -420) Erection of choragic monument of Lysicrates of
defines rhythm as tripartite: speech, melody, movement (c. -320) and veins c. -
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1486) Parmigianino: "Cupid Carving His Bow" Tilman Riemenschneider, Ger.
sculptor, d. (b. 1460) Titian: "The Magdalen" Lucas Cranach: "The Payment"
Hans Holbein the Younger settles in England Orlando di Lasso, Dutch composer,
1755) Lord Leighton, pianist and piano Fr. tailor Barthelcmy Thimmonier devises
Eng. painter teacher. a machine for utilitarian stitching and sculptor. b.(d. 1915) (
beginning of the sewing machine) b. (d. 1896) Eduard Remenyi, Sir Charles W.
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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