Thomas Paine was an influential 18th-century writer of essays and pamphlets whose "Common Sense" and other writings influenced the American Revolution, and helped pave the way for the Declaration of Independence.
“The writing of Thomas Paine” is a volume of Paine’s articles, notes and letters, which will be intriguing for everyone, who is interested in the American history. The writings of Thomas Paine helped shape the American nation and left their imprint on democratic thought all over the world. This three-volume set represents an attempt to make these writings available to both the general reader and the student. Every effort has been made to include all of Paine's writings available at present, and to present them in a manner that would make clear their historical background. Enjoy the reading!