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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Salt tax doubled in England Kneller : " Hampton Court Beauties " John Michael
Rysbrack , Fl . sculptor , b . ( d . 1770 ) Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach
1881 ) ; succeeded by Ismet Inönü as President of Turkey Keitel , Guderian , and
Halder become the new leaders of the Ger . army Benjamin Cardozo , U . S .
Supreme Court justice , d . ( b . 1870 ) President Roosevelt sends appeal ...
... u William Irwin Thompson : “ At the Edge of History " “ The Jesus Movement "
becomes a muchpublicized element of religion in America Federal and state aid
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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