AKA Arnold Joseph Toynbee
Birthplace: London, England
Location of death: York, North Yorkshire, England
Cause of death: unspecified
Race or Ethnicity: White
Executive summary: A Study of History
Toynbee on a number of occasions found himself, prompted by his historical surroundings, momentarily transported to an earlier time. He called this circumstance the "local annihilation of Time." See Volume X of A Study of History. His theories influenced science fiction author Ray Bradbury.
"Toynbee Tiles" have been mysteriously appearing in cities on the east coast of the United States, and in South America, embedded in pavement.
"America is a large, friendly dog in a very small room. Every time it wags its tail, it knocks over a chair."
Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile
Copyright ©2013 Soylent Communications