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Encyclopedia Articles (4)

863 words, approx. 3 pages
Paine, Thomas (b. January 29, 1737; d. June 8, 1809) Political pamphleteer, radical advocate of American independence. Thomas Paine, who was born into a Quaker family in Thetford, England, was a sol... Read more
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Thomas Paine Born January 29, 1737Thetford, EnglandDied June 8, 1809New York, New York American writer, political leader, reformer "It is always to be taken for granted, that those who oppo... Read more
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The Crisis by Thomas Paine The Crisis First published on December 19, 1776; excerpted from Common Sense and Other Political Writings, 1953 "These are the times that try men's souls.&#x00... Read more
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Paine, Thomas(1737–1809) Thomas Paine, the author, deist, and American revolutionary leader, was born at Thetford, Norfolk, in England. After an inconspicuous start in life as corset maker and ... Read more