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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1890) paintings illuminated in dark room to by gas 1822 Delacroix: "Dante and
Franz Liszt (at 11) makes give illusion of reality "Sunday Times," London, Virgil
Crossing the his debut as pianist in A. J. Fresnel perfects lenses for founded Styx,
VISUAL ARTS MUSIC technology, GROWTH DAILY LIFE Gustave Moreau, Fr.
painter, b.(d. 1898) U.S. Academy of Design founded Mendelssohn: Overture to "
A Midsummer Night's Dream," Op. 21 Weber: "Oberon," opera, London Carl
See Wagner, Cosima Liszt, Franz 181 1 E, 1822 E, 1849 E, 1854 E, 1857 E, 1870
E, 1886 E Literary Anecdotes 1812 B Literary Club, London 1764 B lithium 1817
F lithography 1798 F Litler, Gene 1961 G Little, Jr., W. Lawson 1935 G, 1940 G ...
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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