The Age of Reason (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)
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  • The Age of Reason (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)

The Age of Reason (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)

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by Thomas Paine
     
 

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Thomas Paine's primary object in writing The Age of Reason was to call into question the conventional understanding of religion and to undermine the power of the Christian church. As provocative and controversial today as when Paine first wrote it, this incendiary work suggests what is necessary to transform religion into a social force that has its foundationSee more details below

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Thomas Paine's primary object in writing The Age of Reason was to call into question the conventional understanding of religion and to undermine the power of the Christian church. As provocative and controversial today as when Paine first wrote it, this incendiary work suggests what is necessary to transform religion into a social force that has its foundation in reason.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760778951
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
04/20/2006
Series:
Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
222,876
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

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