A view from the year 3000 by Michael H. Hart PDF

By Michael H. Hart

ISBN-10: 0967107709

ISBN-13: 9780967107707

ISBN-10: 0967107717

ISBN-13: 9780967107714

This publication speculates in regards to the very important innovations, clinical discoveries, and political and social advancements, which could happen throughout the coming millennium. It does this via proposing -- throughout the eyes of a fictitious writer residing within the yr 3000 -- an inventory of the a hundred women and men who've had the best effect on international background and at the daily lives of individuals.

The hundred people are ranked so as in their effect. the most part of the booklet involves brief biographies of these a hundred folks, describing what everybody comprehensive, and why that individual is so important.

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

Show description

Read or Download A view from the year 3000 PDF

Similar professionals & academics books

Immigrant and Entrepreneur: The Atlantic World of Caspar - download pdf or read online

“This booklet has been a lot expected through students conversant in the author’s paintings and this box. it is going to be the best show for the growing to be neighborhood of Atlantic historians, educating early American or Atlantic heritage, who're worried to develop the context of colonial the US past the British and African connections.

Download e-book for kindle: In Search of Captain Cook: Exploring the Man through His Own by Daniel O'Sullivan

Captain James prepare dinner used to be a grasp voyager and a seeker of data who commanded 3 not easy clinical expeditions. He and his crews had encounters with peoples of the South Seas which resulted in mutual appreciate and exchange, but additionally to false impression and violence. His loss of life by the hands of Hawaiians grew to become him right into a mythical determine, a hero of the Enlightenment who used to be acknowledged to have sacrificed his lifestyles bringing "civilization" to the Pacific.

Download e-book for iPad: Bob Broeg: Memories of a Hall of Fame Sportswriter by Bob Broeg

In his autobiography, Bob Broeg's anecdotes and revelations contain tales approximately gamers, managers, vendors, video games, seasons, personalities, writers and Broeg himself, fill the e-book and the reader's center.

New PDF release: All too human: a political education

All Too Human is a new-generation political memoir, written from the fresh point of view of 1 who acquired his palms at the levers of extraordinary strength at an early age. At thirty, the writer was once at invoice Clinton's facet through the presidential crusade of 1992, & for the following 5 years he was once not often greater than a step clear of the president & his different advisers at each very important second of the 1st time period.

Extra info for A view from the year 3000

Sample text

To discover Majunga's plans and to thwart needed, they said, was not the scrapping of that constitution, revisions to it that would make it more difficult for any future leader to subvert. Finally, after a quarter of a century of turmoil, a set of constitution of the UWF were adopted that amendments to the reduced the powers of the World General Coordinator and provided additional safeguards against any repetition of the events that had occurred during the Majunga were satisfactory to the countries that era.

It is, though, not at all clear that if Euclid had not lived someone else would have invented a complete, formal structure of theoretical geometry. , when in the 3000-year history of those civilizations. Chinese scholar ever done anything Mayans, the Aztecs, the The Nor (until 1600 Euclid's books were finally introduced into China) had any Incas, Hellenistic world lectual climate existed that similar. The same could be said of the and the Japanese. was one of the few which an intelEven so, no other a position to make societies in made such an endeavor possible.

Improper orders that local It was by piecing together the various accounts of had received from Majunga's agents that officials Thanarat was eventually able to realize the overall purpose of those separate actions. Those who knew Thanarat all describe him as a quiet, very seriousminded individual, courteous, but nearly humorless. He was very well read, particularly in history and philosophy. The historical figure he most admired was the American statesman Thomas Jefferson. " As I mentioned earlier, there are those people just an ambitious politician, trying to seize others who feel threat caused power who feel that for himself; Thanarat was and there are he acted rashly, and in an attempt to counter an imaginary enormous and unnecessary loss of life.

Download PDF sample

A view from the year 3000 by Michael H. Hart


by Kevin
4.2

Rated 4.47 of 5 – based on 38 votes

About the Author

admin