Thomas Paine

Common Sense


Read by Gary Gilberd


Common Sense, Paine's pro-independence monograph published anonymously on 10 January 1776, spread quickly among literate colonists. Within t…

The Age of Reason


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The Age of Reason: Being an Investigation of True and Fabulous Theology, a deistic treatise written by eighteenth-century British radical an…

Common Sense (version 2)


Read by Bob Neufeld


Thomas Paine has a claim to the title The Father of the American Revolution because of Common Sense, the pro-independence monograph pamphlet…

The Age of Reason (version 2)


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The Age of Reason; Being an Investigation of True and Fabulous Theology is a pamphlet, written by a British and American revolutionary Thoma…

Rights Of Man


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A book in 2 Parts, published in 1791 and 1792. Part First denounces Edmund Burke’s defense of monarchy and his attacks against the French Re…

Common Sense (version 3)


Read by Phil Chenevert


Common Sense is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775–76 that inspired people in the Thirteen Colonies to declare and fight for indepen…

The American Crisis aka "The Crisis"


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A 13 pamphlet series by 18th century Enlightenment philosopher/author Thomas Paine, published between 1776 to 1783 during and immediately fo…

Le Sens commun


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Le 10 janvier 1776, à Philadelphie, parut un pamphlet anonyme de 50 pages intitulé Le Sens commun (Common Sense) et adress&eac…

Les Droits de l’Homme


Read by André Rannou


Les Droits de l’Homme est l’ouvrage écrit par Thomas Paine (1737-1809) pour défendre les idéaux de la Révolution…