Browstone, David (M./Franck, Irene ()-Timelines of war : a chronology of warfare from 100,000 B.C. to the present (1994) [Little, Brown and Company; Boston/New York/Toronto/London; p.562; 29cm]
Each set of opposite pages displays in a parrallel running columns, different wars and ...
... war related events or circumstances. Because of the big size of the book....and the ...
... limited vertical size of a computer screen, the text is hardly readable... but these
... pages are just here to show an attempt by graphic text representation of...
... historical events in global space. Because it remains a paginated book... this does
... not realy work well. A scroll like solution (sometimes called a leperello or zig-zag ...
book would have been a better. but more expensive solution.One imagines that the ..
... use of graphic symbols could have greatly enhanced such a book. very tiny ...
.. country contours could have been used and maybe a set of symbols fo the...
... diffrent type of wars mentioned.