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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HISTORY , POLITICS LITERATURE , THEATER Lord Reading ( 1860 – 1935 )
appointed Viceroy of India , succeeding Lord Chelmsford Eduard Benes ( 1884 –
1948 ) elected Prime Minister of Czechoslovakia Nobel Peace Prize : Hjalmar ...
Prime Minister and is succeeded by 14th Earl of Home ( Sir Alec Douglas - Home
) President John F . Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas , Tex
. , Nov . 22 ; Lyndon B . Johnson sworn in as president Lee Harvey Oswald ...
Prime Minister Wilson announces " standstill ” in wages and prices Red Guard
demonstrates in China against Western influences B . J . Vorster named Prime
Minister of S . Africa Nkrumah government in Ghana is removed by military coup
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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