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The 100 best nonfiction books: No 95 – Areopagitica by John Milton (1644)

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 95 – Areopagitica by John Milton (1644)

The Guardian - Robert McCrum

Today Milton is remembered as a great poet. But this fiery attack on censorship and call for a free press reveals a brilliant English radical Throughout England and Europe, the 17th century was notable for its violence, instability and profound social upheavals. On the continent, a whole generation …

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