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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Germany ) First iron - rolling mill at Fareham , Hampshire , England St . Andrews
Royal and Ancient Golf Club , Scotland , founded Boucher : “ La Noble Pastorale
1809 ) J . R . Seeley : “ Ecce Homo " Purdue University , Cornell University ,
University of Maine , and University of Kentucky founded Benedetto Croce , Ital .
philosopher , b . ( d . 1952 ) Nathan Söderblom , Archbishop of Uppsala , b . ( d .
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University 1500 C Valens ( Eastern Roman Emperor ) 351 to 400 A Valentine (
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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