By the skillful and sustained use of propaganda, one can make a people see even heaven as hell or an extremely wretched life as paradise. — Adolf Hitler

Hypatia

(Hypatia of Alexandria)

380–415
Civilization: Roman — Cyrene
   Field of Renown:  literature — Philosopher
Era:  Fall of Empire

Philosopher and teacher who lived in Alexandria.

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Synesius, the Ostrich Hunter  in  The Book of Saints and Heroes  by  Mrs. Lang


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'Synesius attends the lectures of Hypatia.'
 in The Book of Saints and Heroes