The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan
History and Politics; Literature & the Theater; Religiion and Philosophy; Visual Arts; Music; Science and Technology; Daily Life. Forword by a Pulitzer Prizre winner.
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19) William Drummond of Maryland Assembly passes act of toleration, professing
belief in the Holy Trinity Hawthornden, Scot, author, Charles I beheaded (Jan. 30
); Prince of Wales, in exile at The Hague, takes title Charles II and is proclaimed ...
1793) James Hogg, Scot, poet (the "Ettrick Shepherd"), d.(b. 1770) Wilhelm von
Humboldt, Ger. man of letters and diplomat, d. (b. 1767) William Henry Ireland,
forger of "Shakespearean" plays ("Vortigern"), d. (b. 1793) J. P. Kennedy: "Horse
1894) the earth "American sculptor T. J. Dibdin, Eng. prolific Scot, surgeon James
Braid (1795-1860) discovers Museum," an (Chanttrey musician and dramatist,
hypnosis exhibition of freaks. Bequest), d. (b. 1771) Austin de Candolle, Swiss ...
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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