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record of America

James Truslow Adams

record of America

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York, Chicago [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Truslow Adams ... and Charles Garrett Vannest ...
      ContributionsVannest, Charles Garrett, 1880-1947, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.1 .A27
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 941 p.
      Number of Pages941
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6319377M
      LC Control Number35007061
      OCLC/WorldCa422602

      Those who saw it tell the writer the jaw bone was of such size that a large man could easily slip it over his face and the teeth, which were all double, were perfect. The idea of unity so possesses itself of man, and is sought for by him so universally, that if he thinks he has found it, he readily yields himself up to repose in that belief. The state of civilization is therefore insufficient by itself to explain what suggests to the human mind the love of general ideas, or diverts it from them. The year-old averaged 72 miles per day during the 6-week, 3,mile eastward trek.

      A multitude of particular facts cannot be seen separately, without at last discovering the common tie which connects them. This is not less true of a democratic people, ruled by a despot, than in a republic. For as public opinion grows to be more and more evidently the first and most irresistible of existing powers, the religious principle has no external support strong enough to enable it long to resist its attacks. I showed in my former volumes how the American clergy stand aloof from secular affairs. This is the most obvious, but it is not the only, example of their self-restraint. The Snowy Day received the most votes and will be the centerpiece of Jumpstart's fifth annual record-breaking campaign to help combat the crisis in early literacy.

      Among the objects found in them were pearls in great numbers and some of very large size… It is a matter of official record that in digging through a mound in Iowa the scientists found the skeleton of a giant, who, judging from actual measurement, must have stood seven feet six inches tall when alive. Josh Horton Photo courtesy of Guinness World Records In Fort Wayne, Indiana, Brookelynn Bley holds the record for the longest duration performing a six hula-hoop box split with a time of 1 minute, Different causes, but no less distinct from the circumstance of the equality of conditions, might be traced in Europe, and would explain a great portion of the occurrences taking place amongst us. This occurs in the pursuits of the intellect as well as in all others. This is more especially true of men living in free countries. I acknowledge the existence of all these different causes, and their power, but my subject does not lead me to treat of them.


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Morrill Robinson and others, it was found that the thigh bone was four inches longer than that bone in an ordinary man, and that he had a double row of teeth in each jaw. The gospel, on the contrary, only speaks of the general relations of men to God and to each other—beyond which it inculcates and imposes no point of faith.

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