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Uncommon Sense pp 103-116 | Cite as

Tradition and Discovery

  • N. Metropolis
  • Gian-Carlo Rota
  • David Sharp
  • J. Robert Oppenheimer

Abstract

[...] when columbus sailed on his first voyage, his first voyage of discovery, it is told that the first evening with the ship standing out to sea he opened the pages of what would later be the log of this voyage, and on it he wrote Jesus cum Maria sit nobis in via.

Keywords

Public Discourse Intellectual Virtue Christian Tradition Ethical Life European Tradition 
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© Birkhäuser Boston 1984

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  • N. Metropolis
  • Gian-Carlo Rota
  • David Sharp
  • J. Robert Oppenheimer

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