Men of the time: a dictionary of contemporaries, containing biographical notices of eminent characters of both sexes. 10th ed. rev and brought down to the present time by Thompson Cooper
George Routledge, 1879 - Biography - 1070 pages
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Page 108 - In 1839 ho was elected corresponding member of the Archaeological Institute of Rome; in 1851, of the Academy of Berlin ; in 1852, of Herculaneum ; and in 1861, of the Academy of Inscriptions and BellesLettres of the French Institute.
Page 447 - ... no one can become her convert without renouncing his moral and mental freedom and placing his civil loyalty and duty at the mercy of another ; and when she has equally repudiated modern thought and ancient history.
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Page 45 - Report, having been sent, in 185960, as Foreign Assistant-Commissioner to the Commissioners appointed to inquire into the state of popular education, to obtain further information respecting the various plans of education adopted in those countries. Mr. Arnold, who has contributed, both in prose and in verse, to periodical literature, collected and published in 1865 some of his prose contributions, under the title of
Page 441 - After the close of the war he was mustered out of the volunteer service, but holds the rank of major in the United States Corps of Engineers, and is engineer in charge of the defences of the Atlantic coast. He is the author of " A Practical Treatise on Limes, Hydraulic Cements, and Mortars " 1863 ; " Siege and Keduction of Fort Pulaski, Georgia...