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100 people who made history : meet the people who shaped the modern world

Author: Ben Gilliland; Philip Parker
Publisher: London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Presents brief profiles of one hundred inventors, philosophers, economists, politicians, explorers, and other individuals who have made an impact on history, discussing the achievements of Aristotle, Mark Zuckerberg, Marie Curie, Pele, and others from various industries.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Gilliland; Philip Parker
ISBN: 9780756690038 075669003X 9781740338646 1740338642 9781405391450 1405391456
OCLC Number: 721908290
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 128 pages : color illustrations, color map, portraits ; 29 cm
Contents: Daring discoverers --
Inspirational inventors --
Thoughtful thinkers --
Leading leaders --
Clued-up creatives.
Other Titles: One hundred people who made history
Responsibility: written by Ben Gilliland ; consultant, Philip Parker.
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Meet the people who helped shape the world we know today. In this title, inventors and explorers rub shoulders with political leaders, sports stars, and entertainers. From Marco Polo to Marie Curie  Read more...

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