Essays, Historical, and Literary - Vol. 2

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Essays Historical and Literary

BY JOHN FISKE

VOLUME II

IN FAVOURITE FIELDS

"If thou wouldst press into the in infinite, go out to all Parts of the finite." -- GOETHE.

New York THE MACMILLAN COMPANY LONDON: MACMILLAN & CO., LTD. 1902

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Prefatory Note v
  • Contents vii
  • I - Old and New Ways of Treating History 1
  • II - John Milton 35
  • III - The Fall of New France 69
  • IV - Connecticut's Influence on The Federal Constitution 123
  • V - The Deeper Significance of The Boston Tea Party 161
  • VI - Reminiscences of Huxley 197
  • VII - Herbert Spencer's Service To Religion 227
  • VIII - John Tyndall 239
  • IX - Evolution and the Present Age 249
  • X - Koshchei the Deathless 285
  • Index 307
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