The 101 Most Influential People who Never Lived: How Characters of Fiction, Myth, Legends, Television, and Movies Have Shaped our Society, Changed our Behavior, and set the Course of History download free [PDF and Ebook] by Allan Lazar

The 101 Most Influential People who Never Lived: How Characters of Fiction, Myth, Legends, Television, and Movies Have Shaped our Society, Changed our Behavior, and set the Course of History download free [PDF and Ebook] by Allan Lazar year 2011
  • Book name: The 101 Most Influential People who Never Lived: How Characters of Fiction, Myth, Legends, Television, and Movies Have Shaped our Society, Changed our Behavior, and set the Course of History
  • Author: Allan Lazar
  • Release date: 2011/1/5
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9780061132216
  • Rating: 7.61 of 10
  • Votes: 755
  • Review by: Julie Fierro
  • Review rating: 9.85 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/28
  • Total pages: 336
  • Includes a PDF summary of 34 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: From Santa Claus to Buffy the Vampire Slayer, from Uncle Sam to Uncle Tom, here is a compelling, eye-opening, and endlessly entertaining compendium of fictional trendsetters and world-shakers who have helped shape our culture and our lives. The 101 Most Influential People Who Never Lived offers fascinating histories of our most beloved, hated, feared, and revered invented icons and the indelible marks they made on civilization, including:# 28: Rosie the Riveter, the buff, blue-collar factory worker who helped jump-start the Women's Liberation movement# 7: Siegfried, the legendary warrior-hero of Teutonic nationalism responsible for propelling Germany into two world wars# 80: Icarus, the headstrong high-flyer who inspired the Wright brothers and humankind's dreams of defying gravity . . . while demonstrating the pressing need for flight insurance# 58: Saint Valentine, the hapless, de-canonized loser who lost his heart and head at about the same time# 43: Barbie, the bodacious plastic babe who became a role model for millions of little girls, setting an impossible standard for beauty and style
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H59M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Funny Books & Stories, Dictionaries Of Biography (Who's Who), Cultural Studies, Popular Culture
  • Available formats: EPUB, TCR, PDF, WORD, PRC, TXT, PPTX, DOC. Compressed in LHA, ZIP, TAR.GZ, XZ, CBC, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.58 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x203x19mm
  • Weight: 284g
  • Printed by: William Morrow Paperbacks
  • Published in: New York, United States
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