By Michael H. Hart
This booklet speculates in regards to the vital innovations, clinical discoveries, and political and social advancements, that may take place throughout the coming millennium. It does this by way of offering -- throughout the eyes of a fictitious writer dwelling within the 12 months 3000 -- an inventory of the a hundred women and men who've had the best effect on global historical past and at the daily lives of individuals.
The hundred individuals are ranked so as in their effect. the most element of the publication comprises brief biographies of these a hundred individuals, describing what everybody finished, and why that individual is so important.
Forty-five of the entries are real old personages. those contain such popular figures as Jesus Christ, Confucius, Charles Darwin, Christopher Columbus, Albert Einstein, and George Washington.
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