by The Macmillan Company in New York .
|Statement||by Matthew N. Chappell, PH. D.|
|LC Classifications||BF575.W8 C5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||6 p. l., 192 p.|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||38027203|
Thomas Paine publishes Common Sense. On this day in , writer Thomas Paine publishes his pamphlet “Common Sense,” setting forth his arguments in favor of American independence. Although little used today, pamphlets were an important medium for the spread of ideas in the 16th through 19th centuries. Originally published anonymously. On January 9, , when Paine published his pamphlet, "Common Sense," he wanted to push the American people toward independence from Britain. It ultimately helped ignite the American Revolution. Thomas Paine argued that the monarchy was evil and should be rejected as . Common Sense by Thomas Paine was one of the most influential books in American history. Still today it’s the mostly widely circulated and read book ever written. At its core it was a call for independence from Britain, but the Declaration of Independence had already been signed and the Revolutionary War was already well under. Thomas Paines book, Common Sense, sparked revolutionary thoughts and supported revolutionary ideas for the colonists in America in the late s. Paines idea was to get the masses of people to revolt against British rule and he 4/5.
In Common Sense, Thomas Paine argues for American independence. His argument begins with more general, theoretical reflections about government and religion, then progresses onto the specifics of the colonial situation. Paine begins by distinguishing between government and society. Society, according to Paine, is everything constructive and. Paine is most renowned for his activities advocating democracy. Common Sense () - This widely-read pamphlet argued for America’s immediate separation from England. It is considered by many to be the catalyst that roused public feeling and was most influential in the creation of the Declaration of Size: KB. The page numbers of this version of the book were my invention, for ease in reading the HTML document. The page numbers can more accurately be called paragraph numbers. They match the paragraph numbers in the edited text of ‘Common Sense’ from the National Humanities Center. In one case, the text refers to page forty (see our Page ). We. Read Common Sense Media's The Name of This Book Is Secret review, age rating, and parents guide. Mild mystery tries too hard to be Lemony Snicket. The Name of This Book Is Secret Book Review3/5.
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