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Paine, Thomas (1737-1809), author and revolutionary

Mark Philp

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/21133
Paine, Thomas (1737-1809), author and revolutionary

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Early life | The writing of Common Sense (1776) | American patriot | Military financier | Post-war years, 1783-1790 | Rights of Man, 1791-1792 | Reactions | The National Convention and imprisonment, 1792-1794 | The Age of Reason, 1793 | Agrarian Justice and American polemic | Opinions of French government | Return to America, 1802-1809 | Reputation

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Subjects: biography ; history

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