Great Lives from History: The 21st Century (2000-2017), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1682175901
  • ISBN-13: 9781682175903
  • DDC: 920.02
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1000 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

This new addition to the Great Lives from History series features over 500 biographical essays on the most notable figures in 21st-century politics, literature, education, journalism, science, business, and sports. Coverage includes such prominent figures as Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un, Elizabeth II, Barack Obama, Larry Page, Osama Bin Laden, John G. Roberts, Steve Jobs, Vladimir Putin, Tony Blair, Jeff Bezos, and many more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Publisher's Note.
Complete Contents.
1: Abbas, Mahmoud.
2: Abrams, J. J..
3: Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud.
4: Ahtisaari, Martti.
5: Ai Weiwei.
6: Akihito.
7: Alba, Jessica.
8: Albright, Madeleine.
9: Alexander, Michelle.
10: Allende, Isabel.
11: Al-Assad, Bashar.
12: Al-Bashir, Omar.
13: Amerie.
14: Andreessen, Mark.
15: Angelou, Maya.
16: Annan, Kofi.
17: Apatow, Judd.
18: Armstrong, Lance.
19: Asante, Molefi Kete.
20: Assange, Julian.
21: Atwood, Margaret.
22: Bai Ling.
23: Ballmer, Steve.
24: Ban Ki-moon.
25: Banks, Tyra.
26: Barak, Ehud.
27: Barré-Sinoussi, Françoise.
28: Battle, Kathleen.
29: Bergoglio, Jorge Mario.
30: Berlusconi, Silvio.
31: Bernanke, Ben.
32: Berners-Lee, Tim.
33: Berry, Halle.
34: Bezos, Jeff.
35: Biden, Joe.
36: Bin Laden, Osama.
37: Black, Jack.
38: Blair, Tony.
39: Blitzer, Wolf.
40: Bloomberg, Michael.
41: Blume, Judy.
42: Bonds, Barry.
43: Brady, Tom.
44: Bremer, Paul.
45: Brennan, John.
46: Breyer, Steven.
47: Brin, Sergey.
48: Bryant, Kobe.
49: Bush, George W..
50: Bush, Laura.
51: Butler, Octavia E..
52: Cameron, David.
53: Cao, Joseph.
54: Carey, Mariah.
55: Castro, Fidel.
56: Castro, Raúl.
57: Cavell, Stanley.
58: Cerf, Vinton Gray.
59: Chabon, Michael.
60: Chao, Elaine L..
61: Chávez, Hugo.
62: Chen, Julie.
63: Cheney, Dick.
64: Chirac, Jacques.
65: Cho, John.
66: Cho, Margaret.
67: Chomsky, Noam.
68: Chopra, Deepak.
69: Chrétien, Jean.
70: Chu, Judy M..
71: Chu, Steven.
72: Clinton, Hillary.
73: Clooney, George.
74: Coates, Ta-Nehisi.
75: Coen, Joel and Ethan.
76: Coetzee, J. M..
77: Collins, Francis S..
78: Collins, Patricia Hill.
79: Colmenares, Margarita.
80: Corbyn, Jeremy.
81: Córdova, France Anne.
82: Crenshaw, Kimberlé Williams.
83: Crouch, Stanley.
84: Crystal, Billy.
85: Dash, Julie.
86: David, Larry.
87: Davis, Angela.
88: Dawkins, Richard.
89: De La Hoya, Oscar.
90: DeGeneres, Ellen.
91: Dell, Michael.
92: Dennett, Daniel C..
93: Depp, Johnny.
94: Desmond, Matthew.
95: Díaz, Junot.
96: Divakaruni, Chitra.
97: Dove, Rita.
98: Driver, Adam.
99: D'Souza, Dinesh.
100: Duckworth, Tammy.
101: Dworkin, Ronald.
102: Ehrenreich, Barbara.
103: Eisner, Michael.
104: ElBaradei, Mohamed.
105: Emanuel, Rahm.
106: Eminem.
107: Faggin, Federico.
108: Faludi, Susan.
109: Feinstein, Dianne.
110: Ferrera, America.
111: Figueroa, Don.
112: Fiorina, Carly.
113: Firestone, Shulamith.
114: Fishburne, Laurence.
115: Fisher, Carrie.
116: Frank, Barney.
117: Franken, Al.
118: Franklin, Aretha.
119: Franzen, Jonathan.
120: Freeman, Morgan.
121: Fukuyama, Francis.