- Author:Susan L. Stetler
- Publisher:Gale / Cengage Learning; 3 edition (February 1, 1987)
- Subcategory:Reference & Collections
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The People's Almanac is a series of three books published in 1975, 1978 and 1981 by David Wallechinsky and his father Irving Wallace. In 1973, Wallechinsky became fed up with almanacs that regurgitated bare facts. He had the idea for a reference book to be read for pleasure; a book that would tell the often untold true tales of history.
The People's Almanac was a series of three books published in 1975, 1978 and 1981 by David Wallechinsky and his father Irving Wallace, the novelist responsible for co-authoring the series The Book of Lists. The format of the almanac departs from a conventional almanac and included many obscure facts, lists and esoteric knowledge. Under World Nations and People, for instance, the authors list every country and try to describe not only who is officially in charge, but also which entities hold greater power unofficially. Some corporations are listed together with nations.
com presents life history and biography of world famous people in various spheres of life. Human civilization has seen numerous people who have changed the course of history and influenced their sphere of living by their charisma, intelligence and talent
com presents life history and biography of world famous people in various spheres of life. Human civilization has seen numerous people who have changed the course of history and influenced their sphere of living by their charisma, intelligence and talent. Be it geographical expansion, art & entertainment, science & technology, literature, politics, statesmanship or games and sports, these individuals have created history by their work. Great explorers like Vasco Da Gama and Columbus discovered new lands while Alexander- the Great almost conquered the whole world.
For the United States, the almanac reprints the nation's organic documents, the Declaration of Independence and the .
court and judge; presents basic statistics about each state and major city, and a short biography of each president; and much more.
Used famous people’s biographies to inspire and to learn for himself. Variety of models is required. His famous diagnosis for narrow specialisation: for the man with a hammer the world looks like a nail. You need different check lists for different companies. Cicero, Ben Franklin, etc. Franklin was a role-model for him as a cross disciplinary person. Cicero’s things: 1) Life-long self-development 2) Support rejections of conventional point of views. Married 2 times, 4 children. Academia is a fatal disconnectedness now. People in each dept. don’t see the big picture. Professors should know models from other disciplines.
Formed (informally) in 1940, the Almanac Singers was a politically oriented folk group featuring Pete Seeger, Lee Hays, Woody Guthrie, and others.
A list of famous people, chosen mainly from the nineteenth, twentieth or twenty-first centuries. This list includes famous actors, politicians, entrepreneurs, writers, artists and humanitarians. Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962) American actress, singer, model. Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865) US President during American civil war. Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) South African President anti-apartheid campaigner. John F. Kennedy (1917 – 1963) US President 1961 – 1963. Martin Luther King (1929 – 1968) American civil rights campaigner.