The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
Gives readers instant access--year by year--to every epoch-making event that occurred across the globe. For example, one quick glance reveals that the fourth decade A.D. witnessed the founding of London, the birth of Plutarch, and the missionary travels of the apostle Paul. From ancient to modern times The Timetables of History distills the essence of civilization, highlighting over 30,000 significant moments in: history and politics; literature and theater; religion, philosophy, and learning; the visual arts; music; science, technology, and growth; and daily life.
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* \§ Napoleon defeats Austrians at Rivoli; ... 1877) Cispadane Republic Peace of
Campo Formio between France and Austria Napoleon, appointed to command ...
Society founded in London Code Napoleon promulgated Thomas Brown: "Inquiry
into of Indore; ends with defeat of Holkar's army Francis II assumes the title of
Emperor of Austria author, b. (d. 1864) Eduard Morike, Ger. poet, the Relation of ...
1952) Prussan-Ital. alliance against Austria; Prussian troops Alphonse Daudet: "
Lettres de mon moulin" Nathan Soderblom, annex the duchy of Holstein; secret
treaty between Dostoevsky: "Crime and Punishment" Archbishop of Austria and ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - James_Patrick_Joyce - LibraryThing
Not really finished. It's a reference book, so I've used it many a time. More before I had regular internet, of course. But it's nice to have the physical thing in my hands. Read full review
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