The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events, Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan

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Simon and Schuster, Jan 1, 1979 - Chronology, Historical - 676 pages
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History and Politics; Literature & the Theater; Religiion and Philosophy; Visual Arts; Music; Science and Technology; Daily Life. Forword by a Pulitzer Prizre winner.

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Review: The Timetables of History, New 4th Revised Edition A Horizontal Linkage of People & Events

User Review  - Wayne Arenburg - Christianbook.com

An excellent history resource book for homeschooling families! Lays out in horizontal fashion (history, politics, literature, religion/philosophy/learning, visual arts, music, science/technology/growth, and daily life all year by year. A worthwhile purchase. Read full review

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User Review  - Leonard - Goodreads

Grun and Stein's approach to history made a huge splash at the time, and really changed the way popular history was written, bringing about the "everyday life" totalist approach that's really familiar to us today. 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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