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Niebuhr “played by the rules” by affirming American exceptionalism, and writing about American innocence.
Reader of Thomas Merton and that bunch (and indeed Niebuhr--look at how Obama apparently immersed himself in Niebuhr).
In a cage-match between nihilism and Niebuhr, who would you bet on?
Niebuhr seems also to have forgotten that Martial has fellow culprits to keep him in countenance.Lays of Ancient Rome|Thomas Babbington Macaulay
To use Niebuhr's expression, a legend is "a mirage produced by an invisible object according to an unknown law of refraction."Introduction to the Study of History|Charles V. Langlois
Savigny, following Niebuhr, perceived that for this anomaly there could only be a historical origin.Ancient Law|Sir Henry James Sumner Maine
The history of Roman studies since Niebuhr is largely the record of the activity of a single man.
Niebuhr now requested permission to proceed to Sana, the capital of Yemen.Travels in Arabia|Bayard Taylor