The sunrise and sunset, the moon and the stars, the soft breeze, the rustling of green trees, the singing of birds, the sea—does he know what all these mean? People often take nature for granted just because it is everywhere. Seeing nature is different from observing it. Hearing it is not the same as listening to it.
The History of Slavery. The first class of involuntary slaves among the ancients, from war. The second class from piracy. The causes of such treatment among the ancients in general. The decline of this commerce and slavery in Europe. Their revival in Africa. The African Commerce or Slave-Trade.
The history of mankind from their first situation to a state of government. An account of the first governments. Liberty a natural right. Mankind cannot be considered as Edition: Division of the commerce into two parts, as it relates to those who sell, and those who purchase the human species into slavery.
Their right with respect to convicts. Their right with respect to prisoners of war. Additional remarks on the two orders that were first mentioned.
The right of the purchasers examined. The Slavery of the Africans in the European Colonies. Imaginary scene in Africa. Their treatment on board. The condition of their posterity in the colonies. The seasoning in the colonies.
The contents of the two preceding chapters denied by the purchasers. Three arguments, which they bring in vindication of their treatment, refuted. The argument, that the Africans are an inferiour link of the chain of nature, as far as it relates to their genius, refuted.
Other arguments of the purchasers examined. The right of the purchasers over their slaves refuted upon their own principles. Dreadful arguments against this commerce and slavery of the human species.
In page 18 a Latin note has been inserted by mistake, under the quotation of Diodorus Siculus.
The reader will find the original Greek of the same signification, in the same author, at page The Nature of Order: An Essay on the Art of Building and the Nature of the Universe, Book 1 - The Phenomenon of Life (Center for Environmental Structure, Vol.
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natural scenery: Tourists at the resort are surrounded by nature. the universe, with all its phenomena: Conservation of energy is a universal law of nature. the sum total of the forces at work throughout the universe. reality, as distinguished from any effect of art: a portrait true to nature. the particular combination of qualities belonging to a person, animal, thing, or class by birth.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (—) In his lifetime, Ralph Waldo Emerson became the most widely known man of letters in America, establishing himself as a prolific poet, essayist, popular lecturer, and an advocate of social reforms who was nevertheless suspicious of reform and reformers.