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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1837) (-1848) race at Doncaster Fragonard : "The Mozart: Serenade in D Military
ski competitions in Washerwoman" major, K. 250 Norway Pigalle: "Voltaire,"
sculpture ("Haffner") Gainsborough: "The Watering Gluck: "Armide," Paris Amer.
Recamier," portrait Bagdad," opera, Paris and Philosophical, Concerning Alps,
first successfully 1800 Goya: "Portrait of a Cherubini: "Les Deux Nitrous Oxide"
scaled Woman" Journees" ("The Water Ger. physician F. J. Gall (1758-1828)
1956) Paris World's Fair introduces Jap. art to the West Theodore Rousseau, Fr.
painter, d. (b. 1812) Bizet: "La Jolie Fille de Perth," opera, Paris Gounod: "Romeo
et Juliette," opera, Paris Offenbach: "La Grande- duchesse de Gerolstein, ...
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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