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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1487 ) Order of the Jesuits confirmed by Pope Paul Henry VIII marries Anne of
Cleves ; marriage annulled by the convocation of Canterbury and York ; Henry
marries Catherine Howard , his fifth wife Treaty between Venice and Turkey
... John Paul Stevens takes Douglas ' seat on the Court Portugal grants
independence to its former African colonies of Angola , Mozambique , Cape
Verde , and São Tomé and Príncipe ; the Comoro Islands , a former French
colony , declare ...
1796 A , 1801 A Paul II ( pope ) 1464 C Paul III ( pope ) 1534 C , 1540 C , 1542 C
, 1543 C , 1544 C , 1549 C Paul IV ( pope ) 1555 C , 1559 C Paul V ( pope ) 1605
C , 1621 C Paul VI ( pope ) 1963 C , 1964 C , 1965 C , 1966 A , 1966 C , 1967 ...
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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