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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1 86 1 ) Constitutions for Wurttemberg and Hanover Alabama becomes a state of
the U.S. Simon Bolivar becomes President of Colombia George Eliot (Mary Ann
Evans), Eng. Grammar" Georg Hermes: novelist, b. (d. 1880) Theodor Fontane ...
Prime Minister; succeeded by Sir Robert Peel (Tory) Lajos Kossuth (1802—1894)
becomes Hungarian nationalist leadei Turkey's sovereignty guaranteed by the
five Great Powers William Black, Scot, novelist, b. (d. 1898) Robert Browning: ...
Communist Party First Secretary, Lovers" 700-300 B.C. Pope Paul VI declares
priestly resigns after 14 years in office Paris peace talks end their second full year
without S. Y. Agnon, Israeli novelist, d. (b. 1888) Billie Burke, U.S. actress, d. (b.
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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
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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