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... ( Boers ) settle in S . Africa Royal African Company founded Famous “ Café
Procope ” opens in Paris Friedrich Staedtler founds pencil factory in Nuremberg
Water closets arrive from France in England Peter Lely made court painter to
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in England Kneller : “ Hampton Court Beauties " John Michael Rysbrack , Fl .
sculptor , b . ( d . 1770 ) Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach begins building ...
... appoints Hugo Black to Supreme Court ( - 1971 ) Bakr Sidqi , dictator of Iraq ,
assassinated Germany guarantees inviolability of Belgium Wall Street stock
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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