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On heroes, hero-worship and the heroic in history

Thomas Carlyle

On heroes, hero-worship and the heroic in history

by Thomas Carlyle

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementThomas Carlyle.
SeriesHis works, Centenary edition -- Vol 5
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13864651M

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ON HEROES, HERO-WORSHIP, AND THE HEROIC IN HISTORY By Thomas Carlyle Transcriber's Note: The text is taken from the printed "Sterling Edition" of Carlyle's Complete Works, in 20 volumes, with the following modifications made in the etext version: Italicized text is delimited by underscores, thusly.

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Thomas Carlyle (4 December – 5 February ) was a British historian, satirical writer, essayist, translator, philosopher, mathematician, and his book On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History (), he argued that the actions of the "Great Man" play a key role in history, claiming that "the history of the world is but the biography of great men".Alma mater: University of Edinburgh.

On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in Historyis Carlyle’s literary reconstruction of a series of six public lectures, delivered between May 5which were the culmination of his four-year experiment as a public ering his distrust of cant, his puritanically inspired phobia about the “swim gloat” of popularity which he feared and thought ruinous, and his.On Heroes, Hero-Worship and the Heroic in History By Thomas Carlyle Frederick A.

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