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1000 years of famous people

Author: Rachel Hutchings; Sarah Laver
Publisher: London : Kingfisher, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Organized according to theme--explorers, inventors, artists, politicians, and others--this comprehensive biographical reference is further arranged chronologically by birthdate and includes profiles that illuminate the life and achievements of important figures who shaped the course of history over the last millennium.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Hutchings; Sarah Laver
ISBN: 0753455404 9780753455401 0753407698 9780753407691
OCLC Number: 53940650
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Contents: World leaders --
Explorers --
Scientists --
Engineers and inventors --
Writers and reformers --
Stars of stage and screen --
Artists and architects --
Musicians and dancers --
Sports stars --
Movers and shakers.
Other Titles: One thousand years of famous people
Responsibility: [editorial team, Rachel Hutchings, Sarah Laver].
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Split into subject and arranged chronologically, this fact-filled celebration of famous people presents familiar and unexpected information about people who have contributed to the last 1000 years.  Read more...

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