What does arnold toynbee mean?

arnold toynbee meaning in General Dictionary

English historian which learned the rise and fall of civilizations selecting cyclical habits (1889-1975)

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In 1875 Arnold Toynbee paid a visit, the first of many, to Whitechapel, and Mr Barnett, who kept in constant touch with Oxford, formed in 1877 a small committee, over which he presided himself, to consider the organization of university extension in London, his chief assistants being Leonard Montefiore, a young Oxford man, and Frederick Rogers, a member of the vellum binders' trade union.

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