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Self reliance and other essays ralph emerson emerson lived and wrote in the days of westward expansion, religious upheaval, and domestic and international political. Ralph waldo emerson (may 25, 1803 – april 27, 1882) in these essays emerson strongly embraced the idea of war as a means of national rebirth.
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