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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Peter the Great takes Asov from Turks Russia conquers Kamchatka Eng. Habeas
Corpus Act suspended comedy Mme. de Sevigne d. (b. 1626) Jean-Frangois
Regnard: "Le Hispana vetus," Span. bibliography Alphonsus di Liguori, Ital.
... Michael Crichton: "The Andromeda Strain" Kurt Vonnegut: "Slaughterhouse-
Five" Laurence Peter and Raymond Hall: "The Peter Principle" Vladimir Nabokov:
"Ada" Jacqueline Susann: "The Love Machine" Peter Maas: "The Valachi Papers"
1744 A, 1762 A Peter IV (Port.) 1826 A, 1831 A. See also Pedro I (Brazil) Peter (
Bulgaria) 927 A Peter (Hungary) 1045 A Peter, Laurence 1969 B Peter the Great
1929 B Peterborough Monastery 870 A Peter Camenzind 1904 B Peter Grimes ...
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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