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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1922) Alexander Ostrovski: "The Storm," Russ. Netherlands" (-1868) Russ.
Orthodox Church Abraham Lincoln elected 16th President of the U.S.; S. drama
establishes monastery Carolina secedes from the Union in protest Raymond
1819) papal encyclical Ilya Ehrenburg, Russ. author, b. (d. 1967) on the condition
Selma Lagerlof: "Gosta Berling" of the working Shaw: "Quintessence of Ibsenism"
classes Arthur Rimbaud, Fr. poet, d. (b. 1854) Tewfik, Khedive of Egypt, d.; ...
1730 A Ivan VI (Russ.) 1740 A, 1741 A, 1764 A Ivan the Terrible 1873 E Ivanhoe
1820 B Ives, Charles 1954 E, 1975 E ivory carving -800 to -701 D Ivry, Treaty of 1
177 A Ivry Town Hall 1923 D / Want It Now 1968 B I.W.W. 1917 G Izvolski, ...
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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