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The 100 most influential Americans

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc

The 100 most influential Americans

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc

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Published by Robinson, Running Press in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social influence,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Biography

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    Other titlesOne hundred most influential Americans, Encyclopedia Britannica guide to the 100 most influential Americans, Britannica guide to the 100 most influential Americans
    SeriesBritannica guide series, Britannica guide series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE174 .E43 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 483 p.
    Number of Pages483
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27112571M
    ISBN 101845298020
    ISBN 109781845298029
    OCLC/WorldCa1001876116, 227278164

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    Who do you think are the most influential Americans ever? Walt Disney or Benjamin Franklin? Rosa Parks or Oprah Winfrey? This book is an in-depth look at the men and women who changed the world's most powerful nation. Heroes and villains, film .   Sunday, J LEADERS & REVOLUTIONARIES. David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first Prime Minister. Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister. Mohandas Gandhi, father of modern India. Mikhail Gorbachev, Soviet reformer. Adolf Hitler, German dictator. Ho Chi Minh, first President of North Vietnam. Pope John Paul II, religious leader.

    It is this unparalleled combination of secular and religious influence which I feel entitles Muhammad to be considered the most influential single figure in human history. The A Ranking of the Most Influential Persons in History is a book by Michael H. Hart, reprinted in with revisions. The Most Important Scientists from Ancient Greece to the Present Day. Author: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.; Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. ISBN: Category: Juvenile Nonfiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The Most Influential Scientists is part of the Britannica Guide Series that offers a look into scientists from Ancient Greece to the .


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Parks was the most prominent female face of the civil rights movement. In DecemberParks refused to give up her seat in the “colored section” of a bus to a white man and was charged with Author: Chrissy Clark. All-TIME Movies. Presenting the best films as chosen by TIME's movie critics Richard Corliss and Richard Schickel More» ALL-TIME Gadgets.

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