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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1931) Luigi Pirandello, Ital. dramatist, 1934 English ("compromise"); Francis
Joseph I crowned King of Constitution" E. A. Freeman: "History Hungary at
Budapest; new Aust. constitution accepts dual system Nebraska becomes a state
of the ...
... London Gold discovered in the Beggar Maid" Rodin: "The Burghers of
symphonic poem Massenet: "Manon," opera, Phagocytes" Ger. physician Arthur
Nicolaier Transvaal, rise of Calais," sculpture Johannesburg (-1895) Hans Makart
Zamon becomes President of Haiti as Pope Benedict XV Peace treaty between
Serbia and Turkey (-1922) Edwin Cannan: "Wealth" Bertrand Russell: "Our World
War I: Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the Aust. throne, and his wife ...
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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