By Michael H. Hart
This e-book speculates in regards to the vital innovations, clinical discoveries, and political and social advancements, which could take place throughout the coming millennium. It does this by way of proposing -- during the eyes of a fictitious writer residing within the yr 3000 -- a listing of the a hundred women and men who've had the best influence on global historical past and at the daily lives of individuals.
The hundred individuals are ranked so as in their impact. the most portion of the ebook contains 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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A view from the year 3000 by Michael H. Hart