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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The Bulgarians advance toward Constantinople Nara, after Fujiwara, becomes
the capital of Japan China refuses to help the Kashgarians against the Arabs The
reign of Walid I becomes the most brilliant in the Buddhist monasteries in Japan ...
Jesuit Counter Emperor Rudolf II Hideyoshi of Japan resumes Korean campaign
Philip II opens peace talks with Henry IV Re-Catholicization of Upper Austria
effected by play Reformationist, d. (b. 1521 ; Thomas Nashe: "The Isle of Dogs," ...
1841) King George V of England d.; succeeded by his son Edward VIII Fr.
Premier Laval is replaced by Albert Sarraut in Jan.; Sarraut is succeeded by Leon
Blum in June Koki Hirota named Premier of Japan German troops occupy
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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