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By Michael H. Hart

This e-book speculates concerning the very important innovations, medical discoveries, and political and social advancements, which could happen in the course of the coming millennium. It does this via offering -- in the course of the eyes of a fictitious writer dwelling within the yr 3000 -- a listing of the a hundred women and men who've had the best impression on global historical past and at the daily lives of individuals.

The hundred individuals are ranked so as in their impact. the most portion of the ebook comprises brief biographies of these a hundred folks, describing what everybody entire, and why that individual is so important.

Forty-five of the entries are genuine ancient personages. those comprise such popular figures as Jesus Christ, Confucius, Charles Darwin, Christopher Columbus, Albert Einstein, and George Washington.

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D. in part of the world. When Archangel Gabriel) talking ger of Allah, many more who was first time a small city in a to him, informing him that he was the messen- Muhammad received from Allah (through Gabriel) and was urged to to his fellow citizens. After a while, but at at the the one true God. Thereafter, revelations communicate them Mecca, in he was forty years old he heard an angel met with Muhammad little began success. to When preach the new religion in he did manage to gain a fair Mecca, number of converts, the Meccan authorities came to consider him a dangerous nuisance.

The other rebel leaders Both statements (many of whom were figures). rebellion caught Majunga completely by surprise, and the resulting delay before he reacted certainly helped the rebels. But Majunga soon struck back, both by broadcasts of his own and by arresting whatever rebel leaders he could find. Thanarat himself was, of course, a leading target. However, as he kept moving quickly from one temporary headquarters to another, he managed keep one jump ahead of Majunga's forces for several crucial days.

D. in international law. at the He University of Rome, where he then returned to Thailand, again 2464 he became Secretary of member of the World Trade Council, where he served for twelve years. When Majunga took office in 2485, Thanarat was appointed Deputy Secretary of Trade. working in the Department of Trade, and in Trade. After nine years in that post, he was appointed a Thanarat was considered to be a capable and honest (though rather colorless) bureaucrat. He held several positions under Majunga, including: Pur- chasing Controller (interstellar projects); Assistant Secretary of Education; and (from 2529 to 2540) Secretary of Trade.

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