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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1791) George Clinton, twice Vice President of the U.S., David Hume: "A Treatise
of Human Nature" b.(d. 1812) Moravian Church founded in America by Bishop
A. G. Spengenberg ( 1 704- 1 792) Frederick William I of Prussia d.; succeeded
... Nadir Shah murdered; Ahmed Shah becomes King comedy of manners David
Garrick: "Miss in her Teens, or The Truth" of Afghanistan (-1773) John Paul Jones
, Amer. Revolutionary naval Medley of Lovers," comedy Christian Gellert: "Die ...
1723) comic opera, Vienna Chappe invents David Mendoza (1763- 1836),
Robert Adam, Scot, architect, Rossini, Ital. composer, mechanical semaphore an
Eng. Jew, the first d.(b. 1728) b. (d. 1868) signal scientific boxer, becomes C. J. ...
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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