skip to content
Rights of man Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Rights of man

Author: Thomas Paine
Publisher: New York ; London : Penguin Books, 1985.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"One of the great classics on democracy, Rights of Man was published in England in 1791 as a vindication of the French Revolution and a critique of the British system of government. In direct, forthright prose, Paine defends popular rights, national independence, revolutionary war, and economic growth--all considered dangerous and even seditious issues."--P. [4] of cover.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Edmund Burke
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Paine
ISBN: 0140390154 9780140390155
OCLC Number: 60606988
Description: 281 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: by Thomas Paine ; with an introduction by Eric Foner ; notes by Henry Collins.

Abstract:

Presents an overview of Paine's career as political theorist and pamphleteer, and supplies background material to "Rights of Man". This book discusses how Paine created a language of modern politics  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/60606988>
library:oclcnum"60606988"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/60606988>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1356492>
rdf:typeschema:CreativeWork
schema:name"Reflections on the revolution in France (Burke, Edmund)"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"1985"
schema:description""One of the great classics on democracy, Rights of Man was published in England in 1791 as a vindication of the French Revolution and a critique of the British system of government. In direct, forthright prose, Paine defends popular rights, national independence, revolutionary war, and economic growth--all considered dangerous and even seditious issues."--P. [4] of cover."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/339791>
schema:genre"History."@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Rights of man"@en
schema:numberOfPages"281"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA547610>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.