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Allanadded this to 100 Best Novels (and now Non-Fiction Too)
The 100 best nonfiction books: No 85 – Common Sense by Tom Paine (1776)

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 85 – Common Sense by Tom Paine (1776)

The Guardian - Robert McCrum

This little book helped ignite revolutionary America against the British under George III The American revolution was always a rhetorical as well as a political upheaval. The Founding Fathers transformed a mood of sullen opposition into a convulsion of revolutionary fury as much in print as on the …

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