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Common Sense by Thomas Paine is one of the most influential works ever written. Thomas Paine wrote Common Sense in 1775-76, and the pamphlet would be so powerful that it helped inspire the American colonies to fight Great Britain for its independence.

Common Sense by Thomas Paine is truly one of the must read books for historical buffs and those simply interested in America's history. Grab a copy of Common Sense by Thomas Paine today!

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Overview

Common Sense by Thomas Paine is one of the most influential works ever written. Thomas Paine wrote Common Sense in 1775-76, and the pamphlet would be so powerful that it helped inspire the American colonies to fight Great Britain for its independence.

Common Sense by Thomas Paine is truly one of the must read books for historical buffs and those simply interested in America's history. Grab a copy of Common Sense by Thomas Paine today!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781493701643
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publication date: 11/8/2013
  • Pages: 78
  • Sales rank: 206,332
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.16 (d)

Meet the Author

Thomas Paine (1736/7-1809) was an influential British-American thinker, revolutionary, author, and intellectual. Born in England, Paine emigrated to the American colonies in 1774, where he became an ardent supporter of American Independence. Considered one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, Paine's COMMON SENSE proved to be an instant bestseller during the revolution through its explanation of the absurdities of British rule. In the 1790s, Paine moved to France, where he became a supporter of the French Revolution and a member of the National Convention. After narrowly escaping execution during the Reign of Terror, Paine continued to support the revolution and remained in France until the rise of Napoleon.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 11, 2012

    A must read on the road to our own Independence!

    ....yet another book of historical importance that sees little of the light of day; yet it was instrumental in rallying people to seek their independence!

    4 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 5, 2013

    I loved this book, read it when I was a sophomore in high school

    I loved this book, read it when I was a sophomore in high school and could reread it over and over. It was more than just a history lesson for me, it was an intro to political thinking and highly influenced and inspired me. His ideas and way of thinking are extremely interesting. Brilliantly written. Highly recommend.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 7, 2012

    I Also Recommend:

    This is a must have and must read. This is the book that sparked

    This is a must have and must read. This is the book that sparked up the American Revolution against the King of England and was the first item that articulated what the colonies were already thinking about. This book provided basis and a initiative to Declaration of Independence, so anyone who enjoys or wants to know historical meaning of our nation, should have a copy.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 28, 2014

    Risinglegend & Co

    Coming soon!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 28, 2013

    A classic

    This book is a classic that should be read by all.

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