a U.S. Navy training center in NE Illinois, S of Waukegan.
noun, Astronomy. 1. the constellation Ursa Major. noun 1. the Great Bear, the English name for Ursa Major
noun, Armor. 1. a basinet having a beaver permanently attached.
noun 1. a North American plant, Lobelia siphilitica, having long, showy clusters of blue flowers.
- Great man theory
An approach to history associated with the nineteenth-century Scottish historian Thomas Carlyle, who declared, “The history of the world is but the biography of great men.” Carlyle argued that heroes shape history through the vision of their intellect, the beauty of their art, the prowess of their leadership, and, most important, their divine inspiration. Note: […]