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Thomas Paine: Motives For Rebellion (European University Studies. Series Xiv, Anglo Saxon Language And Literature, Vol. 248 = Europaische) Walter Woll

Thomas Paine: Motives For Rebellion (European University Studies. Series Xiv, Anglo Saxon Language And Literature, Vol. 248 = Europaische)

Walter Woll

Published April 1st 1992
ISBN : 9783631448007
Paperback
295 pages
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The book is concerned with the question why Paine chose the most unlikely of all possible careers: that of the revolutionary, restless, never satisfied, ready to play a part in the great revolution of the French, whose language he did not understand.MoreThe book is concerned with the question why Paine chose the most unlikely of all possible careers: that of the revolutionary, restless, never satisfied, ready to play a part in the great revolution of the French, whose language he did not understand.Paines writings, his letters, contemporary documents shed some light on this iridiscent personality who was all too often slandered but also sometimes admired as -Americas godfather-.