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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HISTORY, POLITICS X LITERATURE, K?) THEATER W PHILOSOPHY, S
LEARNING JuT New division of the Frankish Empire between King 837 Louis the
Pious and his son Lothar 1 War between Wessex and the Danes 838 Arabs sack
1 838) Anglo-Fr. war in N. America; discussion on Thomas Bowdler, Eng.
Shakespeare Jonathan Edwards: "Inquiry into 1754 boundaries The future King
Louis XVI b. (d. 1793) editor, b. (d. 1825) George Crabbe, Eng. poet, b. (d.
See Louis I (Holy Roman Emperor) Louis I (Holy Roman Emperor) 778 A, 795 A,
813 A,' 814 A, 817 A, 829 A, 830 B, 833 A, 834 A, 837 A, 843 A Louis I (Hungary)
1370 A, 1384 A Louis I (Port.) 1861 A Louis II (Bavaria) 1845 A, 1864 A, 1886 A ...
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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