The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
The Timetables of History spans millennia of human history. Unlike any other reference volume, this book gives a sweeping overview of the making of the contemporary world by mapping out at a glance what was happening simultaneously, from the dawn of history to the present day.
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1917 ) Fitzhugh Lee , Amer . general in Span .Amer . War , b . ( d . 1905 ) The
Municipal Corporation Act revolutionizes borough government in England
Marquis Inouye , Jap . statesman , b . ( d . 1915 ) Tomas Estrada Palma , first
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1 million for Packard collection of Japanese art Susan Hayward , Amer .
Oscarwinning actress , “ I ' ll Cry Tomorrow , " d . ( b . 1919 ) Thomas Hart Benton
, Amer . painter , d . ( b . 1889 ) Richard Conte , Amer . screen actor , d . ( b . 1918
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D . VISUAL ARTS SCIENCE , TECHNOLOGY GROWTH G MUSIC DAILY LIFE
1905 ) Fredric March , Amer . Oscarwinning actor of stage and screen , d . ( b .
1897 ) Francine Larrimore , Amer . stage actress , d . ( b . 1897 ) Barbara
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - James_Patrick_Joyce - LibraryThing
Not really finished. It's a reference book, so I've used it many a time. More before I had regular internet, of course. But it's nice to have the physical thing in my hands. Read full review
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