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  • The essay appeared in the Transactions of the Royal Society (1748).
  • In the year following his marriage Mendelssohn won the prize offered by the Berlin Academy for an essay on the application of mathematical proofs metaphysics, although among the competitors were Abbt and Kant.
  • Francis Fukuyama wrote a famous essay entitled "The End of History?" which became the catchphrase of the day.
  • Macaulay, in his celebrated essay, has said that "of the conduct of Hastings at this time little is known."
  • The first real advance towards their interpretation was made by Otfried Muller (Die Etrusker, 1828), who pointed out that though their alphabet was akin to the Etruscan their language was Italic. Lepsius, in his essay De tabulis Eugubinis (1833), finally determined the value of the Umbrian signs and the received order of the Tables, pointing out that those in Latin alphabet were the latest.
 

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