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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Louis Couperus: "Babel," Dutch novel Wilhelm Meyer-Forster: "Alt-Heidelberg,"
Ger. play B. S. Rowntree: "Poverty; a 1901 Queen Victoria d.; succeeded by her
son Edward VII Study of Town Life" James Bryce: "Studies in History and The ...
1842) (1869-1944): "The Economic conference in Geneva Louis Bromfield: "Early
Autumn," Pulitzer Prize for Progress of Knowledge in attended by 52 nations
novel the Western Philosophy" Parliament House in Canberra, Cambridge
1881) Thornton Wilder: "The Ides of March" 135 million paperback books sold
during the year in the U.S. Alan Paton: "Cry, the Beloved Country," South African
novel Irwin Shaw: "The Young Lions" Nevil Shute: "No Highway," novel Evelyn ...
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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