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26 ) Juan Ponce de Leon discovers Florida Hieronymus Bosch : “ The Garden of
Worldly Desires " Donato Bramante , Ital . architect , d . ( b . 1444 ) Salamanca
Cathedral begun ( - 1733 ) Correggio discovers chiaroscuro Lucas Cranach ...
1896 ) Mitscherlich discovers isomorphism David Napier constructs the flat - bed
cylinder press for printing Dan . physicist Hans C . Oersted ( 1777 — 1851 )
discovers electromagnetism James Watt , Scot . inventor , d . ( b . 1736 ) Opening
1833 ) Fr . physicist A . H . Becquerel discovers radioactivity First Eng . all - steel
building , West Hartlepool Alfred Harmsworth issues the London “ Daily Mail "
First modern Olympics held in Athens “ Persimmon , " owned by the Prince of
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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