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The gods and other lectures

Author: Robert Green Ingersoll
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author said he preferred "the storm and tempest of thought and action, rather than the dead calm of ignorance and faith." The title essay in this 1892 collection of five lectures on skepticism and religion asserts, "An honest god is the noblest work of man." Includes "Humboldt," "Thomas Paine," "Individuality," and "Heretics and Heresies."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Green Ingersoll
ISBN: 9781411461048 1411461045
OCLC Number: 828935817
Description: 1 online resource (264 pages)
Contents: The gods --
Humboldt --
Thomas Paine --
Individuality --
Heretics and heresies.
Responsibility: Robert G. Ingersoll.

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The author said he preferred "the storm and tempest of thought and action, rather than the dead calm of ignorance and faith." The title essay in this 1892 collection of five lectures on skepticism and religion asserts, "An honest god is the noblest work of man." Includes "Humboldt," "Thomas Paine," "Individuality," and "Heretics and Heresies."

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