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1492) Baccio Bandinelli, Ital. sculptor, Orlando di Lasso made Court
Kapellmeister in Munich First scientific society founded at Naples by Giambattista
della Porta Madrid becomes capital of d.(b. 1493) Annibale Carracci, Ital. painter,
... Seville (- 1709) Peter Scheemakers, Fl. sculptor, b.(d. 1770) Purcell: "King
Arthur, or The British Worthy," opera; libretto by John Dryden Andreas
Werckmeister (1645-1706): "Musikalische Temperatur" Leibniz: "Protagaea," on
geology First ...
1755) Lord Leighton, pianist and piano Fr. tailor Barthelemy Thimmonier devises
Eng. painter teacher, a machine for utilitarian stitching and sculptor. b. (d. 1915) (
beginning of the sewing machine) b. (d. 18%) Eduard Remenyi, Sir Charles W.
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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