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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1841) King George V of England d.; succeeded by his son Edward VIII Fr.
Premier Laval is replaced by Albert Sarraut in Jan.; Sarraut is succeeded by Leon
Blum in June Koki Hirota named Premier of Japan German troops occupy
7; U.S. and Britain declare war on Japan Dec. 8; Japanese sink HMS "Prince of
Wales" and HMS "Repulse"; Japanese invade Philippines; Germany and Italy
declare war on U.S.; U.S. declares war on Germany and Italy; Rommel retreats in
1902) of Art pays a record Rock impresario launched in Japan, Tennis star Mrs.
Billie Jean King becomes first $5,544,000 for a portrait Bill Graham the largest
ship built woman athlete to win $100,000 in a single by Velazquez closes
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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