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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1648) Bibliotheca Laurenziana in Florence 1571 Sigismund II of Poland d.; end
of Jagellon dynasty Turks take Famagusta, Cyprus, and massacre its inhabitants
opened to the public Hugh Latimer: "Frutefull Sermons" Francesco Patrizi: ...
THEATER W PHILOSOPHY, f8 LEARNING W Austria occupies Lwow and Zips
region of Poland Mme. Du Barry becomes mistress to Louis XV Privy council in
London decides to retain tea duty in Ernst Moritz Arndt, Ger. poet, Charles Bonnet
1862) F. R. Benson, Eng. actor-manager, psychologist, contd World War II:
Germany invades Poland and annexes d. (b. ... Germans overrun Andre Gide: "
Journal 1885-1939" by schisms of 1830 western Poland and reach Brest-Li tovsk
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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