A ruler, philosopher, or influential figure.

For this essay, choose one of the following topics:

Choose a ruler, philosopher, or otherwise influential figure from any chapter in the book, and support a claim for how this person has impacted our world today.
You are arguing in effect that if it weren’t for this person, the world would have been different in a significant way.

Your essay should present the different ways in which he/she has influenced history—in terms of religion or politics and/or culture Your paper should be persuasive, not just a neutral discussion of history. You are trying to persuade me, your reader, to your point of view. Make me see how this person is important.

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