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Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872

Born in Westernville, New York on January 15, 1815, Henry Wager Halleck graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1839 and was

Harris, William Torrey, 1835-1909

As a prominent urban school superintendent and U.S. Commissioner of Education in the second half of the 19th century and early 20th century, William

Open Harvard University
Harvard University

mainly at Cambridge, Mass., including Harvard College, the oldest American college. Harvard College, originally for men, was founded in 1636 with a

Hayden, Robert, 1913-1980

Poet Robert E. Hayden, a graduate of Detroit City College (now Wayne State University), who was chief researcher on African American history and

Herbart, Johann Friedrich, 1776-1841

Johann Friedrich Herbart is best known for the educational movement known as Herbartianism that took hold after 1865 when Tuiskon Ziller, a professor

Hiss, Alger

US Democrat Department of State official and diplomat imprisoned in 1950 for perjury when he denied dealings with former Soviet agent Whittaker

Historical novel

The historical novel is a genre of literature whose story is set during a period that predates the author's own time, often by a significant number of

Open Historiography

Historiography is concerned with historical interpretations and representations of the past—put another way, the writing of history as opposed to


in its broadest sense, is the story of humanity's past. It also refers to the recording of that past. The diverse sources of history include books,

Open Hofstede, Geert H.
Hofstede, Geert H.

Dutch academic and business executive. Identified four work-related dimensions of national culture, thus providing a framework for understanding