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Five Fascinating Facts about Thomas Paine

Five fun facts about Thomas Paine, firebrand of the American War of Independence 1. Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense remains one of the bestselling books in American publishing history. In 1776 alone it is thought to have sold in excess of 100,000 copies. Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense argued for independence for America, and […]