Book Events for ChersBooks

Events within the books in ChersBooks's library

14th century

1893 Chicago World's Fair

18th century




Alchemy in Renaissance and early modern Europe

American Civil War

American Revolution


Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Attempted suicide of Sylvia Plath

Avianca aircrash

Bangladesh War of Independence

Battle of Agincourt

Battle of Borodino

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Hogwarts

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Department of Mysteries

Battle of the Hornburg

Battle of Waterloo

Black Friday

Bombing of Dresden

Bosnian War


British Occupation of India

Chicago World's Fair

Chinese Civil War


Civil Rights Movement, USA


Cold War

The Council of Elrond

The Crusades

Cultual Revolution

Cultural Revolution

Dalai Lama at the Tibet Center/Gere Foundation for two week teaching in NYC

Death and Resurrection of Aslan

Death of the White Witch

Detroit Riot

Duchess of Richmond's ball

Establishment of Israel

Evacuation of British Children in WW2

Expulsion of the Jews in Spain

Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938

Fall of Saigon

Fourth Lateran Council

French Revolution

Gilded Age

Grace Marks Murder Trial

Great Depression

The Great Exhibition

Great Fire of Smyrna

Great Leap Forward

The Great Stink

Greco-Turkish War

Haitian Revolution

Harlem Renaissance


House Un-American Activities Committee

human evolution

Human Genome Project

human migration

Hundred Years' War

Industrial Revolution

Iranian Revolution

Iraqi war

Irish Potato Famine

Japanese-American Internment

Jazz Age

Kefauver Senate Hearings

Kumbh Mela

Kurukshetra War

Lebanese Civil War

Manhattan Project

Martian invasion of Earth

May Day

Mexican Revolution

Mid-term death of Barry Fairbrother

Miller-Tydings Act

Mint 400 Race

Mississippi Bubble

Napoleon's invasion of Russia

Napoleonic Wars

New Deal

Newark riots


Occupy Wall Street

Peninsular War

Petit's walk on a wire strung between the World Trade Center Towers, Aug 7, 1974.

Prague Spring

Prohibition in the United States

Publication of Webster's Third International Dictionary

Quest of Erebor


Recession of 2008



Reign of Terror


Return of Father Christmas

Roaring Twenties

Robinson-Patman Act

Russian Civil War

Russian Revolution

Salem Witch Trials

Santiago, Chile, Earthquake

September 11 Attacks

Siege at Ruby Ridge

Siege of Paris

South Sea Bubble

Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

Spanish Civil War

Spanish Inquisition

Stanford prison experiment

Stonewall Riots

Syrian Revolution

Taliesin Murders

Theory of General Relativity

Theory of Special Relativity

Three Mile Island

Tiananmen Square Protests and Massacre

The Tri-Wizard Tournament

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Trojan War

Trujillo dictatorship

Tulip mania


Victorian Era

Vietnam War

Virginia Woolf's suicide

Voyage of the HMS Beagle

War of the Worlds

Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia

Witch trials in the early modern period

Women's Rights

Women's Suffrage

World Series

World Trade Center Attack

World Trade Center attack

World War I

World War II

World War II, British Home Front

World War II, Eastern Front

World War II, German Occupation of the Channel Islands

World War II, Pacific Theater

World War III

World's Columbian Exposition


Zombie Apocalypse