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Who is Aaron Burr? - News - Bubblews "Burr believed in women's equality and the rights of blacks at a time when these things were quite unpopular." It's a shame this man's original writings have all been lost.

The Self-Made Man: The Story of America’s Most Pliable, Pernicious, Irrepressible Myth

The Self-Made Man - The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth....Very long, but interesting. (Also, it's easier to get ahead in France. Pffft! Better way of life AND mobility.)

Donald Grey Triplett: The first boy diagnosed as autistic

Kanner s case No. 1: In addition to bringing her boy home, she worked tirelessly to help him connect to the world around him, to give him language, to help him learn to take care of himself. Something took in all this, because, by the time he was a teenager, Donald was able to attend a regular high school, and then college, where he came out with passing grades in French and mathematics.

Famous Leonardo da vinci quotes

Leonardo Da Vinci (1452 - 1519) was one of the great masters of the Renaissance. Among his famous masterpieces are The Last Supper, Mona Lisa and the Virgin of the Rocks.

Theodosia Burr Alston (June 21, 1783 – probably January 2 or 3, 1813) was the daughter of U.S. Vice President Aaron Burr and Theodosia Bartow Prevost. Her husband, Joseph Alston, was governor of South Carolina during the War of 1812. She was lost at sea at age 29.