Civil Disobedience [Illustrated]

Civil Disobedience [Illustrated]

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by Henry David Thoreau
     
 

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Thoreau’s essay Civil Disobedience, cried for individual resistance to civil government. Thoreau’s philosophy in this work has had great influence. Such figures as Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. were later influenced by Thoreau’s theories of civil unrest.

Often misunderstood as an anarchist, Thoreau preached for improving…  See more details below

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Thoreau’s essay Civil Disobedience, cried for individual resistance to civil government. Thoreau’s philosophy in this work has had great influence. Such figures as Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. were later influenced by Thoreau’s theories of civil unrest.

Often misunderstood as an anarchist, Thoreau preached for improving government as opposed to abolishing it all together. Civil Disobedience provides a thoughtful and thorough analysis of government with peppered satire and humor throughout.

This edition of Civil Disobedience is specially formatted with illustrations.

You can download additional works by Henry David Thoreau and other great authors through Bieber Publishing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013332201
Publisher:
Bieber Publishing
Publication date:
09/10/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
998 KB

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