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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Parliament repeals duties on paper, glass, and Discontents" Georg Wilhelm
Friedrich Hegel, dyestuffs in Amer. colonies, retaining tea duty Dauphin of France
marries Marie Antoinette, daughter first Dan. tragedy Oliver Goldsmith: "The ...
5, patented by Captain S. Brown, pigtails in men's hair 1808 Kaspar Friedrich: "
The Cross Op. 67, and No. 6 R.N. Goethe and Napoleon meet at on the
Mountains," ("Pastoral"), Op. 68 J. L. Gay-Lussac: "The Erfurt painting
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La Friedrich Nietzsche, Ger. 1844 Fontaine," d. (b. 1768) Andrew Lang, Scot,
writer, b. (d. 1912) Charles Lever (1806—1872): "Tom Burke philosopher, b. (d.
1900) Edmund Rice, Ir. founder of the contd President of the U.S. Military revolts
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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