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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1837 ) novel Gertrude Stein : " Three Lives " Turkey and Serbia recognize Aust .
annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina W . H . Taft inaugurated as 27th President
of the U . S . ( - 1913 ) Sultan Abdul Hamid II deposed by Young Turks ...
( b . 1852 ) Sir George Goldie , Eng . colonial administrator , d . ( b . 1846 )
Johanna van Ammers - Küller : “ The Rebel Generation , " Dutch novel Ivan Bunin
: " Mitya ' s Love , " Russ . novel Willa Cather : " The Professor ' s House , " Amer .
1842 ) Louis Bromfield : “ Early Autumn , " Pulitzer Prize for novel Cambridge
History of English Literature completed ( begun 1907 ; 15 vols . ) Willa Cather : “
Death Comes for the Archbishop " Jean Cocteau : “ Orphée " and “ Oedipe - Roi ...
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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