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L IN COL N THE GREATEST MAN OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

THE MACMILLAN COMPANY NEW YORK. BOSTON CHICAGO • DALLAS

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THE GREATEST MAN OF
THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

BY

CHARLES REYNOLDS BROWN

DEAN OF THE DIVINITY SCHOOL, YALE UNIVERSITY

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New York
THE MACMILLAN COMPANY

1922

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BY THE MACMILLAN COMPANY.

Set up and printed. Published February, 1922.

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man's life originally came about. When the new century was ushered in the event was celebrated in San Francisco at a large banquet for men at the Merchants' Club. The Committee of Arrangements provided four addresses on “The Achievements of the Nineteenth Century.” Dr. David Starr Jordan, President of Stanford University, was asked to speak on "The Greatest Scientific Discovery of the Nineteenth Century.” He very naturally named “The Principle of Organic Evolution" and de

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