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Common sense

Author: Thomas Paine; Richard R Beeman
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2012.
Series: Civic classics, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents Paine's landmark pamphlet about British rule that eventually converted millions to the idea of American independence.
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Genre/Form: Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Thomas Paine
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Paine; Richard R Beeman
ISBN: 9780143122005 0143122002
OCLC Number: 779263420
Description: xxxvii, 116 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Common sense. Introduction --
Of the origin and design of government in general --
Of monarchy and hereditary succession --
Thoughts on the present state of American affairs --
Of the present ability of America, with some misellaneous reflections --
Appendix: to the representatives of the Religious Society of the people called Quakers --
The American Crisis I. Introduction to The American crisis --
The American crisis I.
Series Title: Civic classics, 2.
Responsibility: Thomas Paine ; edited with an introduction by Richard Beeman.

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Presents Paine's landmark pamphlet about British rule that eventually converted millions to the idea of American independence.

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