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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Foreign Minister Izvolski The "open door" agreement on China between France
and "Pragmatism" Papal encyclical "Pascendi gregis" Japan condemns President
Theodore Roosevelt bars Japanese from modernism United Methodist ...
Prime Minister and is succeeded by 14th Earl of Home (Sir Alec Douglas-Home)
President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Tex.,
Nov. 22; Lyndon B. Johnson sworn in as president Lee Harvey Oswald shot and
Carter "to raise your voice" on behalf of persecuted political activists in the Soviet
Union and Eastern Europe Sir Anthony Eden, former Prime Minister of Britain, d. (
b. 1897) Kamal Jumblatt, Lebanese politician and hereditary Druse chieftain, d.
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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