Age of reason : being an investigation of true and fabulous theology (Book, 1992) [WorldCat.org]
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Age of reason : being an investigation of true and fabulous theology

Author: Thomas Paine
Publisher: Exton, Pa. : Wet Water Publications, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Special 200th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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The Age of Reason represents the results of years of study and reflection by Thomas Paine on the place of religion in society. Paine wrote: "Of all the tyrannies that affect mankind, tyranny in religion is the worst; every other species of tyranny is limited to the world we live in; but this attempts to stride beyond the grave, and seeks to pursue us into eternity." The cool rationale of Paine's The Age of Reason  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Paine
ISBN: 0963261223 9780963261229
OCLC Number: 29428341
Description: viii, 155 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Thomas Paine ; with preface by Stephen VanEck.

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The Age of Reason represents the results of years of study and reflection by Thomas Paine on the place of religion in society. Paine wrote: "Of all the tyrannies that affect mankind, tyranny in religion is the worst; every other species of tyranny is limited to the world we live in; but this attempts to stride beyond the grave, and seeks to pursue us into eternity." The cool rationale of Paine's The Age of Reason influenced religious thinking throughout the world; and its pervasieve influence continues to the present day.

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