On Heroes, Hero-Worship and the Heroik in History
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - antiquary - LibraryThing
Easily Carlyle's best book of those I have read, without the tiresome self-indulgent digressions typical of much of his work. Personally, I broadly accept his thesis that individuals do have major historical impact (though not always with good results). Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Stevil2001 - LibraryThing
In a nutshell: "Goddamn atheists! Get off my lawn. Especially you, Bentham. P.S. Voltaire is the Antichrist." Read full review