The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
History and Politics; Literature & the Theater; Religiion and Philosophy; Visual Arts; Music; Science and Technology; Daily Life. Forword by a Pulitzer Prizre winner.
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1823) Wolfgang Amadeus Cotton velvets first made at Casanova escapes from
Reynolds: "Admiral Holbourne and His Mozart, Aust. Bolton, Lancashire, Piombi
in Venice Son- composer, b. Jan. 2 England First chocolate factory Thomas ...
1941) Sir Henry Bessemer (1813-1 898) introduces converter in his process for
making steel Pure cocaine extract from cocoa beans Sigmund Freud, Aust.
neurologist, founder of psychoanalysis, b.(d. 1939) Hermann von Helmholtz: "
1941) Charles Darwin: "On the Origin Austria sends ultimatum to Sardinia and
begins invasion in Apr.; France declares war on of Species by Natural Austria in
May; Aust. forces defeated at detective-story writer, b. (d. 1930) Eleonora Duse,
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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