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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... Henry marries Catherine Howard , his fifth wife Treaty between Venice and
Turkey signed at Constantinople Thomas Cromwell executed ; Lord Treasurer
Norfolk , uncle of Catherine Howard , becomes his successor Afghan rebel Sher
1928 ) Thackeray : “ The Virginians " Anthony Trollope : “ Barchester Towers "
Felice Orsini ' s attempt to assassinate Napoleon III Lord Derby ( Conservative )
becomes Brit . Prime Minister Minnesota becomes a state of the U . S . Treaty of ...
... 1870 E , 1886 E Literary Anecdotes 1812 B Literary Club , London 1764 B
lithium 1817 F lithography 1798 F Litler , Gene 1961 G Little , Jr . , W . Lawson
1935 G , 1940 G Little Dorrit 1855 B Little Entente 1920 A Little Lord Fauntleror
1886 B ...
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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