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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-350 Scopas, Greek sculptor, d. c. -340 (b. c. -420) Erection of choragic
monument of Lysicrates of Athens -335 Apelles of Colophon, Greek painter, and
Lysippus of Sicyon, Greek sculptor at the court of Alexander c. -330 Praxiteles,
1493) Annibale Carracci, Ital. painter, Tobacco plant imported to Western Europe
by Jean Nicot 1560 b. (d. 1609) Adriaen de Vries, Dutch sculptor, b.(d. 1627)
Tintoretto: "Susannah and the Visiting cards used for the first time by Ger.
(b. 1620) Leonardo de Figueroa: Magdalene1 1691 Church, Seville (-1709)
Peter Scheemakers, Fl. sculptor, Andreas Werckmeister (1645-1706): "
Musikalische Temperatur" b. (d. 1770) Egid Quirin Asam, Ger. sculptor and
Purcell: "The Fairy ...
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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