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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1665 ) John Fletcher , Eng . dramatist , b . ( d . 1625 ) Stephen Gosson : “ The
Schools of Abuse , " against the theater Thomas Lodge : “ A Defense of Poetry ,
Music and Stage Plays , " answer to Gosson Edmund Spenser : " The Shepheard
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1754 ) Carlo Goldoni , Venetian dramatist , b . ( d . 1793 ) Alain RenÚ Lesage : “
Le Diable boiteux " Edward Lhuyd ( 1660 - 1709 ) : “ Archeologica Britannica , "
on Celtic language Jean Mabillon , Fr . Benedictine scholar , d . ( b . 1632 ) Isaac
1791 ) Otto Ludwig , Ger . dramatist , b . ( d . 1865 ) Manzoni : " Inni sacri " Shelley
: “ Queen Mab " Robert Southey : " Life of Nelson " C . M . Wieland , Ger . author ,
d . ( b . 1733 ) J . F . Herbart : " Introduction to Philosophy " S÷ren Kierkegaard ...
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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