The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
Gives readers instant access--year by year--to every epoch-making event that occurred across the globe. For example, one quick glance reveals that the fourth decade A.D. witnessed the founding of London, the birth of Plutarch, and the missionary travels of the apostle Paul. From ancient to modern times The Timetables of History distills the essence of civilization, highlighting over 30,000 significant moments in: history and politics; literature and theater; religion, philosophy, and learning; the visual arts; music; science, technology, and growth; and daily life.
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1 140) 1083 Robert Guiscard frees Gregory VII, who was imprisoned by Henry IV
at the Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome 1084 Henry IV extends the "Peace of God" over
his whole empire 1085 Toledo taken from the Arabs by ...
1547) Robert Greene: "Mourning Garment" and "Never Too Sir Francis
Walsingham, Eng. statesman, d. (b. 1530) Late," pamphlets Thomas Lodge: "
Rosalynde," pastoral romance Marlowe: "The Jew of Malta," tragedy George
1390 A Robert de Borron 1300 B Robert le Coq 1357 A Robert of Chester 1 144
F Robert of Flanders 1071 A Robert the Devil 1027 A Robert le Diable 1831 E
Roberta 1933 E Roberts, Frederick, Earl 1832 A Roberts, Kenneth 1933 B, 1937
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - James_Patrick_Joyce - LibraryThing
Not really finished. It's a reference book, so I've used it many a time. More before I had regular internet, of course. But it's nice to have the physical thing in my hands. Read full review
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