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The Resource The timetables of history : a horizontal linkage of people and events, Bernard Grun

The timetables of history : a horizontal linkage of people and events, Bernard Grun

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The timetables of history : a horizontal linkage of people and events
Title
The timetables of history
Title remainder
a horizontal linkage of people and events
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Grun
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classic history reference, brought 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. Vast and absorbing, spanning millennia of human history, The Timetables of History, achieves a goal in the study of the past that is unmatched by any other reference volume -- it gives us a sweeping overview of the making of the contemporary world. This remarkable book maps out at a glance what was happening simultaneously, from the dawn of history to the present day. Never before has progress been presented with such clarity or with a view that fully captures the essence and the excitement of civilization
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
902/.02
Index
index present
LC call number
D11
LC item number
.G78 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The timetables of history : a horizontal linkage of people and events, Bernard Grun
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Touchstone book."
  • "Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Science before there were scientists : 2,400,000-59 BC -- Greek and Hellinistic science : 600 BC-529 AD -- Science in many lands and medieval science : 530-1452 -- The Renaissance and the scientific revolution : 1453-1659 -- The Newtonian epoch : 1660-1734 -- The Enlightenment and the Industrial Revolution : 1735-1819 -- Nineteenth-century science : 1820-1984 [sic] [1894] -- Twentieth-century science through World War II : 1895-1945 -- Science after World War II : 1946-1988
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
New 3rd rev. ed.
Extent
724 pages
Isbn
9780671742713
Lccn
92100939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm25548495
Label
The timetables of history : a horizontal linkage of people and events, Bernard Grun
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A Touchstone book."
  • "Based on Werner Stein's Kulturfahrplan."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Science before there were scientists : 2,400,000-59 BC -- Greek and Hellinistic science : 600 BC-529 AD -- Science in many lands and medieval science : 530-1452 -- The Renaissance and the scientific revolution : 1453-1659 -- The Newtonian epoch : 1660-1734 -- The Enlightenment and the Industrial Revolution : 1735-1819 -- Nineteenth-century science : 1820-1984 [sic] [1894] -- Twentieth-century science through World War II : 1895-1945 -- Science after World War II : 1946-1988
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
New 3rd rev. ed.
Extent
724 pages
Isbn
9780671742713
Lccn
92100939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocm25548495

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