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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1415 ) Chaucer : " The Book of the Duchesse " Pope Gregory XI ( – 1378 ) The
Black Prince sacks Limoges Casimir III of Poland , last of the House of Piasts d . ;
Louis of Hungary elected king ( d . 1382 ) Robert II , King of Scots ( - 1390 ) ...
HISTORY , POLITICS LITERATURE , THEATER PHILOSOPHY , LEARNING War
breaks out between Turkey and Persia Prince of Orange - Nassau marries Marie
Anne , daughter of George II Russians occupy Danzig Anglo - Russ . trade ...
... 1553 G , 1621 G , 1765 G , 1968 G Potawatomie Creek , Massacre of 1856 A
Potemkin , Prince Grigori 1739 A , 1776 A , 1783 A , 1787 A , 1791 G Potemkin (
battleship ) 1905 A Potemkin ( film ) 1905 D Potomac Charter 1954 A Potsdam ...
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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