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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... Henry marries Catherine Howard , his fifth wife Treaty between Venice and
Turkey signed at Constantinople Thomas Cromwell executed ; Lord Treasurer
Norfolk , uncle of Catherine Howard , becomes his successor Afghan rebel Sher
HISTORY , POLITICS LITERATURE , THEATER PHILOSOPHY , LEARNING Earl
of Worcester , a Catholic , made Lord Privy Seal , Sir Thomas Lake secretary of
state Sir Walter Raleigh released from Tower to lead expedition to Guiana in ...
... 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 Little Dorrit 1855 B Little
Entente 1920 A Little Lord Fauntleror 1886 B , 1924 B Little Man , What Now ?
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Review: The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and EventsUser Review - Leonard - Goodreads
Grun and Stein's approach to history made a huge splash at the time, and really changed the way popular history was written, bringing about the "everyday life" totalist approach that's really familiar to us today. Read full review