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" The Nordics are, all over the world, a race of soldiers, sailors, adventurers, and explorers, but above all, of rulers, organizers, and aristocrats in sharp contrast to the essentially peasant and democratic character of the Alpines. "
The Passing of the Great Race, Or, The Racial Basis of European History - Page 228
by Madison Grant - 1918 - 296 pages
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Discontented America: The United States in the 1920s

David J. Goldberg - History - 1999 - 210 pages
...tripartite division of European races made the deepest impression on the popular mind. To the Nordics, a "race of soldiers, sailors, adventurers and explorers...above all, of rulers, organizers and aristocrats," he ascribed superior qualities, although he cautioned that the race would degenerate if it lived outside...
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The Jewish Threat

Joseph W. Bendersky - History - 2008 - 560 pages
...apparition rising from the pathless ocean, offered no effective opposition." Since "the Nordics are ... a race of soldiers, sailors, adventurers, and explorers,...above all, of rulers, organizers, and aristocrats," they were well suited for conquest and empire building. "The white man stood indubitable master of...
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Child of the Half Millennium: What it Means and how it Feels to be Mexican ...

Fernando Piñon - Mexican Americans - 2001 - 234 pages
...History in 1916. "The Alpine race (Eastern Europeans) is always and everywhere a race of peasants. The Nordics are, all over the world, a race of soldiers, sailors, adventurers and explorers, and above all, the rulers, organizers and aristocrats in sharp contrast with the essentially peasant...
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Imagining Italians: The Clash of Romance and Race in American Perceptions ...

Joseph P. Cosco - History - 2003 - 231 pages
Integrating history, literary criticism, and cultural studies, Imagining Italians vividly tells the story of two voyages across the Atlantic: America’s cultural pilgrimage to ...
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The Chosen: The Hidden History of Admission and Exclusion at Harvard, Yale ...

Jerome Karabel - Education - 2005 - 711 pages
...center of "greatest purity" was in Scandinavia. All over the world, Grant wrote, "the Nordics are ... a race of soldiers, sailors, adventurers and explorers,...above all, of rulers, organizers, and aristocrats." The Alpine," centered in the Slavic nations of eastern Europe, is "always and everywhere a race of...
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The Leader and the Crowd: Democracy in American Public Discourse, 1880-1941

Daria Frezza - Political Science - 2007 - 352 pages
Daria Frezza covers six tumultuous decades of transatlantic history to examine how European theories of mass politics and crowd psychology influenced American social scientists ...
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American Nerd: The Story of My People

Benjamin Nugent - Psychology - 2008 - 224 pages
...book The Passing of the Great Race that Nordics, the "master race," were distinguished because they are all over the world, a race of soldiers, sailors,...but above all, of rulers, organizers and aristocrats . . . The Nordic race is domineering, individualistic, self-reliant and jealous of their personal freedom...
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The Theosophical Quarterly, Volume 14

Theosophy - 1916
...be, and this racial tendency can only be modified with great slowness over enormous periods of time. "The Nordics are, all over the world, a race of soldiers,...aristocrats in sharp contrast to the essentially peasant character of the Alpines. Chivalry and knighthood . . . are peculiarly Nordic traits." The Alpine race...
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The Journal of heredity, Volume 8

American Genetic Association - Plant-Breeding - 1917
...Alpine race is always and everywhere a race of peasants, an agricultural and never a maritime race." "The Nordics are, all over the world, a race of soldiers,...aristocrats in sharp contrast to the essentially peasant character of the Alpines." "The mental characteristics of the Mediterranean raee are well known, and...
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