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LITERATURE , THEATER Egyptian hieroglyphs are adapted to demotic script
Kallinos , earliest known Greek lyricist ( preserved : battle hymn ) Archilochus ,
Greek lyricist and author of fables , raises iambic to art form Library at Nineveh ...
399 ) Democritus , Greek philosopher , b . - 460 Ezra , Hebrew scribe , goes to
Jerusalem to restore the laws of Moses - 458 - 450 to - 401 The Decemvirs codify
Roman laws in a form known as the Twelve Tables - 450 The Torah becomes the
SCIENCE , TECHNOLOGY , GROWTH VISUAL ARTS Greek painter Pamphilus
teaches that without mathematics and geometry no perfect art can exist ( c . - 350
) The Greek theater of Epidaurus built c . - 350 Corinthian columns appear in ...
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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