Thomas Carlyle On Heroes, Hero-Worship And The Heroic In History by Thomas Carlyle

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About the Book In his lectures on heroes, Thomas Carlyle, Victorian essayist and social critic, championed the importance of the individual in history.

Thomas Carlyle's On Heroes, Hero Worship and the Heroic in History is a defense of the Great Man perspective, the view that history is the result of great men doing great deeds. Carlyle lays out many different incarnations of the hero as seen /5(61). In his lectures on heroes, Thomas Carlyle, Victorian essayist and social critic, championed the importance of the individual in history.

Published the following year and eventually translated into fifteen Hero-Worship And The Heroic In History book, this imaginative work of history, comparative religion, and literature is the most influential statement of a man who came to be thought of as a secular prophet and the.

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In the essays he discusses different types of heroes. Thomas Carlyle was a Scottish philosopher, satirical writer, essayist, historian and teacher. Considered one of the most important social commentators of his time, he presented many lectures during his lifetime with certain acclaim in the Victorian of those conferences resulted in his famous work On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History where he.

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