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Great Man Theory

Great Man Theory is a 19th-century idea according to which history can be largely explained by the impact of "great men", or heroes; highly influential individuals who, due to either their personal charisma, intelligence, wisdom, or political skill utilized their power in a way that had a decisive historical impact. The theory was popularized in the 1840s by Scottish writer Thomas Carlyle. But in 1860 Herbert Spencer formulated a counter-argument that has remained influential throughout the…

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World's Great Men of Color, Volume I: Asia and Africa, and Historical Figures Before Christ, Including Aesop, Hannibal, Cleopatra, Zenobia, Askia the Great, and Many Others / J. A. Rogers

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Return to the main poster page for The Man Who Knew Infinity

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Man_theory

What a fun idea for color mixing. The kids will love getting their hands all painty. I, however, am scared for the kids to go around putting their hands on everyone and everything.

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from Mail Online

Charlemagne's bones are (probably) real, scientists confirm

1,200 years after the death of Charlemagne - king of the Franks - scientists  have confirmed that bones thought to be the emperor's do indeed belong to him and they paint a picture of a tall, slim, older man

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... This makes me hope Steven saves jasper

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Dance legends, Gregory Hines & Sammy Davis Jr expressing endearment toward one another.

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from IMDb

Conspiracy Theory (1997)

Conspiracy Theory (1997). Again, male-female couple leading roles in a 90s action movie. Gibson and Roberts star.

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W.E.B DuBois started the NAACP movement. He fought for black rights and he thought that black people should demand equal rights. This had a positive effect on American society because he helped blacks gain confidence as well as organized movements like the Niagra Movement.

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