By Michael H. Hart
This publication speculates concerning the vital innovations, clinical discoveries, and political and social advancements, which could ensue in the course of the coming millennium. It does this by means of offering -- throughout the eyes of a fictitious writer residing within the 12 months 3000 -- a listing 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 people are ranked so as in their effect. the most component of the publication involves brief biographies of these a hundred individuals, describing what everybody complete, and why that individual is so important.
Forty-five of the entries are genuine old personages. those contain such renowned 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