1,000 Years, 1,000 People: Ranking the Men and Women who Shaped the Millennium

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Agnes Hooper Gottlieb
Kodansha International, 1998 - History - 331 pages
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From George Washington to Babe Ruth, Adolf Hitler to Mother Teresa, this fascinating study profiles--and rates--the one thousand individuals, including philosophers, artists, statesmen, inventors, and explorers, who have shaped the history of the last one thousand years. Simultaneous.

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Review: 1,000 Years, 1,000 People: Ranking the Men and Women Who Shaped the Millennium

User Review  - Rick Schlegelmilch - Goodreads

Excellent book that is not meant to be a speed read. I have been quoting (and attributing)excerpts from this book on my Facebook page to educate and encourage others to read. Today, I posted about the French agronomist that created "rebar" to better pot orange trees..... Read full review

Review: 1,000 Years, 1,000 People: Ranking the Men and Women Who Shaped the Millennium

User Review  - Jason Hallmark - Goodreads

Love this book! I always like "top ten" lists, and this takes it to a whole other level as you can debate the merits of the contributions of famous people over the last 10 centuries. Read full review

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Ten Who Almost Made It
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About the author (1998)

Gottlieb, a former Associated Press reorter and co-founder and director of the Women's Studies Program at Seton Hall University, is an associate professor of communication.

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