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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Zulu War : Zulus massacre Brit . soldiers in Isandhlwana , British capture
Cetewayo Fr . Prince Imperial , son of Napoleon III , killed in · action Peace
signed with Zulu chiefs Alexander of Battenberg elected Prince Alexander I of
Bulgaria Treaty ...
... 000 dead in E . Pakistan ; an estimated 4 , 000 die in Cuba and Haiti in a
hurricane Nobel Prize for Chemistry : Dorothy Hodgkin ( Brit . ) Fundamental
particle omega - minus discovered using Nimrod - cyclotron Hoyle and Marlikar ...
1865 A , 1910 A , 1911 A , 1922 G , 1931 G , 1936 A George VI ( Brit . ) 1895 A ,
1936 A , 1937 A , 1938 A , 1939 A , 1940 G , 1952 A George Frederick of Baden
1622 A George of Bohemia 1471 A George of Podenbrad 1452 A , 1458 A ...
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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