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Author Fish, Bruce.

Title Thomas Paine : political writer / Bruce and Becky Durost Fish ; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., senior consulting editor.

Imprint Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, c2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Paine,T FIS    Available
Description 80 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 25 cm.
Series Revolutionary War leaders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 77) and index.
Contents Tom's childhood -- Runaway -- Getting ready for war -- Revolutionary war -- Danger in France -- Dark days in prison.
Summary A biography of the writer whose pamphlet "Common Sense" helped convince American colonists to fight for their freedom.
Subject Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809 -- Juvenile literature.
Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809.
Political scientists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Revolutionaries -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Political scientists.
Added Author Fish, Becky Durost.
ISBN 0791053563

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