By Philip Parker, Ben Gilliland
The place may we be with no inventors, philosophers, economists, politicians, explorers, and different "ideas" humans? a few of our historic heroes have been lone geniuses yet many have been inspired via different nice thinkers and ideas.
Full of true-life tales and well-known celebrities, a hundred those that Made historical past includes all of the humans you'd look forward to finding, and many that you just wouldn't! Inventors and explorers rub shoulders with political leaders, activities stars, and entertainers from around the globe. From Aristotle to Mark Zuckerberg, to Marie Curie to Pele, all parts of tradition, heritage, undefined, activities, leisure, and extra are coated. excellent for publication studies, university tasks, or every time interpreting to fulfill and teach curious minds.
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100 People Who Made History by Philip Parker, Ben Gilliland