Read the full-text online edition of Tolerance (). Hendrik Willem van Loon (January 14, – March 11, ) was a Dutch- American The Story of Wilbur the Hat, , Boni and Liveright; Tolerance, , Boni and Liveright; The Liberation of Mankind: the story of man’s struggle for the. Hendrik van Loon, after considering various definitions of tolerance, said this: Language is one of the most deceptive inventions of the human.

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The Story of Mankind. To ask other readers questions about Toleranceplease sign up. A Candid History of the Jesuits. Locus Solus Rare Books Published: John Calvin comes in for particular criticism. But if that sounds depressing, van Loon makes up for it with dollops of humor and an irreverent attitude, and a fearless, cheerful iconoclasm.


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This is truly a remarkable book, by an author perhaps better known today in China going by the number of editions of this book available there than in the West. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. In the end, van Loon ends on a cautionary note, that we should not exult that out times are somehow vxn progressive and enlightened than those earlier eras of ignorance and superstitions. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain hendrij or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.

Van Loon had a remarkable command of the English language, and the and other editions of “Roget’s International Thesaurus” are dedicated “To the memory of Hendrik Willem Van Loon who month after month, year after year, sent additions and changes for this edition”.

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Silvia Huang rated it really liked it Feb 04, From the s until his death, Van Loon wrote many books. The last-named one gets the lengthiest treatment, but van Loon tempers his admiration with the observation that much of what Voltaire did was with an eye toward publicity. Or the ruthless persecution of the Albigensians, the Socinians and other “heretics” over trivial doctrinal tolerabce. Monks, Popes, and Their Political Intrigues.

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A Short History of the Inquisition. Books by Hendrik Willem van Loon.