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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2750 ) Cheops , king of 4th Egyptian dynasty ( - 2700 to - 2675 ) Egyptians
invade Palestine as reprisal for attacks on trade caravans Mis - anni - padda ,
king of Ur , first recorded ruler in Mesopotamia Sumerian poetry , lamenting the
death of ...
Partition of Lorraine agreed upon in the Treaty of Mersen between Charles the
Bald and Louis II The Danes occupy East Anglia , kill its last king , St . Edmund ,
and destroy Peterborough Monastery Al - Farabi , Arab philosopher , b . ( d .
... 1964 A , 1970 C Khudabanda , Mohammed 1578 A Khwarazmi 1244 A Kibira ,
Josiah M . 1977 C Kia - King 1796 A Kidd , Benjamin 1894 C Kiel 1242 G , 1918
A Kiel Canal 1895 G Kiel , University of 1665 F Kielmeyer , Karl Friedrich 1844 F
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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