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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arts %Br* MUSIC Qj GROWTH DAILY LIFE >i 1004 1005 1006 Berno, Abbot of
Reichenau (d. 1048), writes his books on musical theory 1007 Ibn Junis, Arab
1008 astronomer, author of the "Hakimite Tables," d. (b. c. 950) 1009 1010
ARTS MUSIC Qj GROWTH DAILY LIFE *i Rebuilding of Bamberg Cathedral
begun (-1237) 1192 Indigo and brazilwood imported from India to Britain for
dyeing purposes Erection of present Chartres Cathedral (-1260) 1193 1 194
ARTS TM* MUSIC Qj GROWTH DAILY LIFE >i Lodovico Carracci, Hal. "
Fitzwilliam Virginal Book" compiled by Francis Tregian; a treasury of early Eng.
keyboard music John Bainbridge: "An Giro-Bank, Hamburg, founded to improve "
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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