The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events

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Simon & Schuster, 1991 - Chronology, Historical - 724 pages
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The classic history reference, brough completely up to date, linking more than 30,000 events in an overview of 7,000 years of civilization. The Timetables of History is an indispensable resource that distills the essence of civilization, highlighting significant moments in history, politics, philosophy, religion, art, science and technology. 2 color throughout.

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User Review  - Kevin Gee - Goodreads

more a European reference ,,most items can be disproved,,with very little research and cross reference .. Read full review

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User Review  - Yves - Goodreads

This weighty tome I picked up & was immediately engrossed, seeing year-by-year what the human race was building ... and destroying ... simultaneously. It is also cool to have around when reading about ... Read full review

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Now in its third edition, The Timetables of History is the English-language version of Werner Stein's classic Kulturfahrplan, which has sold millions of copies since it was published in 1946. Translated by Bernard Grun, it has been completely revised and rewritten for the English-speaking world.

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