Otsing Pildid Maps Play YouTube Uudised Gmail Drive Rohkem »
Logi sisse
Raamatud Books
" Thus the largest portion of that history which we commonly call ancient is practically modern, as it describes society in a stage analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of what is called modern history is practically ancient,... "
The history of the Peloponnesian war - Page 528
by Thucydides - 1847
Full view - About this book

Eclectic Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, 2. köide

John Holmes Agnew - 1843 - 612 lehte
...stage analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of which is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a...state of things which has passed away. Thucydides and XenophoOi the orators of Athens, and the philosophers, spral, a wisdom more applicable to us politically,...
Full view - About this book

The British and Foreign Review: Or, European Quarterly Journal, 14. köide

1843 - 740 lehte
...stage analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of what is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a state of things which has passed away. Thucydideg and Xenophon, the orators of Athens, and the philosophers, speak a wisdom more applicable...
Full view - About this book

The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, 2. köide

1843 - 602 lehte
...stage analogous to that ia which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of which is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a state of things which has passed away. Thucydidea and Xenophon, the orators of Athens, and the philosophers, .speak a wisdom more applicable...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works of Thomas Arnold...

Thomas Arnold - 1845 - 540 lehte
...stage analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of what is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a...Xenophon, the orators of Athens, and the philosophers, epeak a wisdom more applicable to us politically than the wisdom even of our own countrymen who lived...
Full view - About this book

Introductory Lectures on Modern History: Delivered in Lent Term, MDCCCXLII ...

Thomas Arnold - 1845 - 466 lehte
...stage analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of what is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a...passed away. Thucydides and Xenophon, the orators of AthenSj and the philosophers, speak a wisdom more applicable to us politically than the wisdom of even...
Full view - About this book

The Studies of Oxford Vindicated: In a Sermon Preached Before the University ...

Francis Jeune - 1845 - 724 lehte
...ancient is practically modern, as it describes society in a state analogous to that in which it is now, while on the other hand much of what is called modem History is practically ancient, as it belongs to a state of things that has passed away. Thucydides, Xenophon, the Orators of Athens, and...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works...

Thomas Arnold - 1846 - 588 lehte
...stage analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the other hand, much of what is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a...more applicable to us politically than the wisdom even of our own countrymen who lived in the middle ages ; and their position, both intellectual and...
Full view - About this book

A Preliminary Treatise on Evidence at the Common Law, 2. köide

James Bradley Thayer - 1898 - 680 lehte
...a stage analogous to that in which it now is, while on the other hand most of what is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a state of things which has passed away." * And again, if the reader, in running over these chapters, has wondered that the movement was so slow,...
Full view - About this book

The Autobiography of Giambattista Vico

Giambattista Vico - 1944 - 260 lehte
...state analogous to that in which it now is ; while, on the odier hand, much of what is called modern history is practically ancient, as it relates to a state of things which has passed away." Arnold shows "how the popular party of an earlier period becomes die antipopular of a later; because...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Abi
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF