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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1733 ) Treaty of Dover between England and France France occupies Lorraine
Frederick III , King of Denmark , d . ; succeeded by Christian V ( – 1699 )
Rebellion of Ukrainian Cossacks crushed by Jan Sobieski William of Orange
made Cap .
The future King Frederick William I of Prussia b . ( d . 1740 ) Imperial forces
occupy Belgrade War between France and the Empire : Louis XIV invades
Palatinate and takes Heidelberg King James II escapes to France ( d . at
Versailles , 1701 ) ...
1923 B Who ' s Who 1849 C Why Ireland Was Not Entirely Subdued 1612 C Why
Johnny Can ' t Read 1955 B Whymper , Edward 1840 F . Whytbroke , William
1568 E Whyte , W . H . 1956 C Why We Can ' t Wait 1964 B Wichmann , Heinz ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - James_Patrick_Joyce - LibraryThing
Not really finished. It's a reference book, so I've used it many a time. More before I had regular internet, of course. But it's nice to have the physical thing in my hands. Read full review
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