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 proclaimed King Lyndon B .
Johnson elected President of the U . S . Chou En - lai visits Moscow Brit . bank
interest rate increased to 7 per cent Harold Wilson visits Washington Kenya
9 and Vice President Gerald R . Ford becomes 39th U . S . president Nelson
Rockefeller nominated by President Ford to be vice president The military
government of Greece , in office since 1967 , resigns ; ex - premier Constantine
1902 ) The Central African Republic is renamed the Central African Empire by
President - for - life Jean Bedel Bokassa Marshal Ivan I . Yakubovsky , Soviet
Chief of Armed Forces of the Warsaw Pact since 1967 , d . ( b . 1912 ) Juscelino ...
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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