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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1358) 1300 by Pope Boniface VIII Edward I invades Scotland Wenceslas II of
Bohemia elected King of Poland composer, b. (d. 1377) "Aucassin et Nicolette,"
famous Fr. love story Development of Chin, drama 1301 Andrew III of Hungary,
THEATER W PHILOSOPHY, S LEARNING W Coronation of Edward II Duns
Scotus, Scot, theologian, d. (b. 1266) 1308 Albert I murdered; Henry VII, Count of
Luxembourg, is elected Ger. King. Clement V (a Frenchman) fixes papal
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1936 A, 1972 A. See also Windsor, Duke of Edward Bruce 1316 A, 1318 A
Edward the Confessor 1002 A, 1042 A, 1052 D ... 1161 C Edward the Elder 899
A, 901 A, 910 A, 913 A, 924 A Edward the Second 1 594 B Edwards, Jonathan
1703 C, ...
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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