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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1762) Ger. historian, publishes his Prince Matsukata, Jap. statesman, Emile
Gaboriau, Fr. writer of detective fiction, fundamental treatise, b. (d. 1924) b. (d.
1873) "Politics, traced back to the Richard Olney, Amer. statesman, Mrs. Felicia
1920) Britain's sovereignty proclaimed over Hong Kong Luigi Luzzatti, Ital.
statesman, b.(d. 1927) John X. Merriman, Eng.-born S. African statesman, b. (d.
1926) William Henry Harrison, ninth President of the U.S., dies one month after
HISTORY, POLITICS X LITERATURE, Y5\f) THEATER W PHILOSOPHY, S
LEARNING W James Ramsay MacDonald, Brit, statesman, b. (d. 1937) Sun Yat-
sen, Chin, statesman, b. (d. 1927) 1866 contd Fenian outrages in Ireland and 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