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Arnold J. Toynbee

TOYNBEE, ARNOLD. La grande aventure de l'humanité

Climate Chicken Littles Choke On Record Wheat Crop wheat-productionAny fool can extrapolate the present. As the headline writer knows, anything “could” happen. From Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein through Arnold Toynbee, HG Wells and Aldous Huxley, each human advance is accompanied by forecasts of disaster. In the 1960s, Paul Ehrlich shatteringly declared “the population bomb” would lead to mass starvation by the end of the 1970s. He was supported by Barry Commoner and his thesis of an imminent…

“Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder.” — Arnold J. Toynbee (1889-1975)


Post-industrial Sunset - Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a…

TIME Magazine Cover: Arnold J. Toynbee - Mar. 17, 1947 - Writers - History - Education

When an Israeli Ambassador Debated a British Historian on Israel’s…

Read and learn about #Israel, the #Apartheid State 45: Historian Arnold Toynbee(1889-1975) on Palestine & Zionism


The worst country to be poor in is America. - Arnold Toynbee