A view from the year 3000 by Michael H. Hart

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By Michael H. Hart

This booklet speculates concerning the very important innovations, clinical discoveries, and political and social advancements, which could ensue in the course of the coming millennium. It does this through providing -- during 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 influence on global historical past and at the daily lives of individuals.

The hundred individuals are ranked so as in their impact. the most element of the booklet includes brief biographies of these a hundred folks, describing what every person entire, and why that individual is so important.

Forty-five of the entries are real historic personages. those comprise such popular figures as Jesus Christ, Confucius, Charles Darwin, Christopher Columbus, Albert Einstein, and George Washington.

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