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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arts far* MUSIC (4J GROWTH DAILY LIFE *i Mexican Sun Pyramid in
Teotihuacan (age verified by -1500 carbon tests) to Monumental tower temples in
-1001 Assur contd Beginning of Olmec culture in Mexico Brush and ink painting
in China ...
... "Blue Room"; "When Day Is Done"; "I Found a Million- Dollar Baby in the Five-
and- Ten-Cent Store"; "Bye, Bye, Blackbird" St. Louis (NL) defeats New York (AL)
4—3 to win World Series 1926 contd Harry Houdini, Amer. escapologist, d.(b.
... San Francisco Paul, Minn., sues million 1970 ("Rube"), U.S. Eugene Ormandy
federal The U.S. Open Tennis Championship at Forest Hills, N. contd cartoonist,
conducts the first government for Y., awards a record $160,000 in prize money; d.
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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