Article information comments (0) abstract this paper traces the origin and use of the term captains of industry introduced by the scottish historian and essayist thomas carlyle in the mid-nineteenth century, its meanings and associations were very different from today for carlyle, they were ferocious instruments of. James anthony froude, (born april 23, 1818, dartington, devon, eng—died oct 20, 1894, kingsbridge, devon), english historian and biographer whose history of england from the fall of wolsey to the defeat of the spanish armada, 12 vol ( 1856–70), fundamentally altered the whole direction of tudor studies he was. Archibald alison may refer to: archibald alison (author) (1757-1839), scottish episcopalian priest and essayist sir archibald alison, 1st baronet (1792-1867), scottish lawyer and historian (son of the priest) sir archibald alison, 2nd baronet (1826-1907), british army general (son of the lawyer). David hume was a scottish philosopher, essayist and historian, known for his radical philosophical scepticism and empiricism this biography explores his childhood, family life, facts, achievements, philosophies and timeline. James paterson, author of the contemporaries of burns and the more recent poets of ayrshire (1840) was of the opinion that mckay was a better prose writer than poet, judging by essays mckay had written for the forensic society, a newly established debating society, and certainly it is as a historian that he is best known.
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Used specifically in contexts referring to time that's how scottish essayist and historian thomas carlyle used it when he referred to events swallowed in the depths of edacious time aired july 19, 2017 all merriam-webster content is available at wwwmerriam-webstercom did you enjoy this lesson. Considering its small size, scotland has produced a great number of people who have made a significant contribution to the shaping of the world.
Theresa mackay is a sought-after expert on scottish culture, heritage, history, events, and tourism, having appeared on both the cbc and bbc for her work in the museum sector and women's history her specialties include: cultural heritage, museology, historical origins of tourism and hospitality, scottish women's history,. Historian and essayist accession number: pgp 3731 artist: julia margaret cameronbritish (1815 - 1879) depicted: thomas carlyle gallery: scottish national portrait gallery(on display) object type: photograph subject: scottish literature materials: albumen print date created: 1867 measurements: image size: 3090 x. Thomas carlyle, (born december 4, 1795, ecclefechan, dumfriesshire, scotland —died february 5, 1881, london, england), scottish historian and essayist, whose major works include the french revolution, 3 vol (1837), on heroes, hero-worship, and the heroic in history (1841), and the history of friedrich ii of prussia.
Title: thomas carlyle, 1795 - 1881 historian and essayist accession number: sp vi 122 artist: alphonse legrosfrench (1837 - 1911) after: alphonse legros french (1837 - 1911) depicted: thomas carlyle gallery: scottish national portrait gallery(print room) object type: work on paper materials: mezzotint on paper. James hogg, scottish poet, novelist and essayist this new scotland tour with our historian chris anderson explores bonnie prince charlie, the war of british succession and the jacobite rising of 1745 the history of scotland can be looked at as a serial fight for independence the author sir walter scott is quoted as.