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Personalities and problems : interpretive essays in world civilizations

Author: Ken Wolf
Publisher: Boston : McGraw-Hill, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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A collection of original essays about real people whose lives or careers demonstrate solutions to problems of their times. Each chapter of this work focuses on a problem or issue, and illustrates it  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Wolf
ISBN: 0072565640 9780072565645 0072565667 9780072565669
OCLC Number: 54034913
Description: <2 volumes> : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: v. 2. Prince Henry and Zheng He:sailing south --
Elizabeth and Akbar: the religion of the ruler? --
Kangxi and Louis XIV: dynastic rulers, east and west --
Bacon and Galileo: the new science --
Burke and Condorcet: are people perfectible? --
Toussaint and Tecumseh: resisting the odds --
George Sand and Harriet Beecher Stowe: exploring "Woman's sphere" --
Bismarck and Its: conservatives and constitutions --
Chimwere and York: heroes in two worlds --
Hitler and Stalin: ideas and personality? --
Eva Perón and Golda Meir: helping the dispossessed--two models --
M.K. Gandhi and Ho Chi Minh: paths to independence --
Teller and Sakharov: scientists in politics --
King and Mandela: the prophet and the politician.
Responsibility: Ken Wolf.
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