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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LEARNING W The future Emperor Joseph I b. (d. I7l l) Samuel Butler: "Hudibras,"
Part 3 Corneille: "Le Comte d'Essex," tragedy John Bunyan: "The Pilgrim's 1678
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congress opens at Utrecht d. (b. 1663) Alexander Pope: "The Rape of the lettres
et arts, Bordeaux, Treaty of Aarau ends Swiss war founded Biblioteca nacional, ...
16 pastorale" Science, and History since Ignace Paderewski-Premier of Poland
Thomas Hardy: "Collected Poems" Hegel" Peace Conference opens at Versailles
Hermann Hesse: "Demian," Ger. Church Assembly established President Wilson
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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