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The most intriguing people of the century

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Published by People Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- 20th century.,
  • Celebrities -- Biography.,
  • Popular culture -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPeople weekly.
    Statement[editor, Eric Levin].
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsLevin, Eric.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT120 .M686 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL706951M
    ISBN 101883013143
    LC Control Number97068230
    OCLC/WorldCa37661426

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    The Most Important People of the Century is a compilation of the 20th century’s most influential people, published in Time magazine in The people, who are recognized for changing the world, for better or for worse. They are the people who inspire us, entertain us, challenge us and change our world.   They've taken "magical realism," (which, I think, is the most interesting "genre" to develop in the 20th century) and made it readable for the public, they've combined humor and drama (as Twain and Dickens did), their books are page turners but they leave you with lots of issues to reflect upon, and perhaps most important their characters live.


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