The timetables of history: a horizontal linkage of people and events, based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
Unique, classic, global, indispensable, and entertaining . . . there is no en d to the attractions of this remarkable volume. It brings alive the vast, rich history of human civilization for a very diversified readership through the ages from 400 BC to 1978 AD.
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LEARNING W contd Francis II, the last Holy Roman Emperor Hans Christian
Andersen publishes the first four Lyman Abbott, Amer. preacher, 1835 (1792—
1806), Emperor of Austria as of his 168 tales for children b. (d. 1922) Francis I, d.
1920) for a fixed star the line, Russia 50, France 49, America Napoleon, Chopin's
liaison William Clark, Amer. explorer 15 ... England Amer. architect, (in Weber's
The Daguerre-Niepce method of John Wanamaker, Amer. department store b. (d.
D VISUAL ARTS science; technology, GROWTH G 11 Jl il DAILY LIFE >i Edward
G. Robinson, Amer. film actor, d. (b. 1894) Chic Young, creator of "Blondie" comic
strip, d. (b. 1901) Carmine Gallone, Ital. film director, d. (b. 1886) Academy ...
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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