biographical name Henry Steele 1902-1998 American historian

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  • Commager, Henry Steele — ▪ 1999       American historian and teacher (b. Oct. 25, 1902, Pittsburgh, Pa. d. March 2, 1998, Amherst, Mass.), regarded the United States as the best example of a nation based on a system of rational law, in the form of the U.S. Constitution,… …   Universalium

  • Commager,Henry Steele — Com·ma·ger (kŏmʹə jər), Henry Steele. 1902 1998. American historian whose works include Majority Rule and Minority Rights (1943) and The American Mind (1950). * * * …   Universalium

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