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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Pope Benedict VI (—974) 973 Nation d.; he is succeeded by his son Otto II (—
983; 974 already crowned in 967) King Edgar crowned at Bath Pope Benedict VII
(-983) VISUAL ARTS TECHNOLOGY, MUSIC Qj GROWTH DAILY LIFE *i
1219 Genghis Khan conquers Persia 1220 Henry III crowned at Westminster
Frederick II crowned emperor in Rome, his son Henry being elected Ger. king
Wolfram von Eschenbach, Ger. poet, d. (b. 1172) Saxo Grammaticus, Dan.
(d. after 1463) Pope Eugene IV ( — 1447) 1431 Henry VI of England crowned
King of France in Paris 1432 First Ger. peasant revolt at Worms 1433 Sigismund
crowned Holy Roman Emperor Vladislav III, King of Poland (- 1444) Revolt in ...
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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