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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1358 ) Jubilee Year proclaimed ( “ Antiquorum habet fide ” ) by Pope Boniface
VIII Edward I invades Scotland Wenceslas II of Bohemia elected King of Poland
Guillaume de Machaut , Fr . poet and composer , b . ( d . 1377 ) “ Aucassin et ...
1266 ) Clement V ( a Frenchman ) fixes papal residence at Avignonbeginning of
the “ Babylonian captivity , " during which Rome is not the papal seat Council of
Ten established in Venice Edward II is forced to appoint Lords Ordainers for ...
1552 C , 1553 A Edward VII ( Brit . ) 1841 A , 1863 G , 1874 A , 1901 A , 1902 G ,
1903 A , 1906 A , 1907 A , 1908 A , 1909 A , 1910 A Edward VIII ( Brit . ) 1936 A ,
1972 A . See also Windsor , Duke of Edward Bruce 1316 A , 1318 A Edward the ...
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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