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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1515) Jesuit mission founded in China Utrecht Library founded University of
Edinburgh founded Raid of Ruthven: James VI kidnaped by Protestant nobles
Gregorian Calendar adopted in Papal States, Spain, and Portugal (Oct.); France,
1770) Johann Bernhard Fischer University of Halle founded von Erlach begins
building Castle Schonbrunn (finished by Nikolas Pacassi) Sir Christopher Wren:
Greenwich Hospital Melchior d'Hondecoeter, Maurice Greene, Eng. Fr. scientist ...
1685) Johann Breitkopf, Leipzig music publisher, uses Fr. astronomer Nicolas de
Lacaille (1713-1 762) leads expedition to Cape of Good Hope to determine solar
and lunar parallax Hambledon Cricket Club, Hampshire, England, founded ...
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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