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Afsai, Shai

Aldridge, Alfred Owen

Andersen, L.S.


Barlow, Joel

  • Thomas Paine
    (The Belfast Monthly Magazine, Vol.7, No.37; 31 August 1811, pp. 90-93)

Barry, Alyce

Bisheff, Maurice

Boller, Paul F.

Brockman, Chris

Chiu, Frances

Chumbley, Joyce

Claeys, Gregory

Dodson, Edward J.

Earle, Edward Mead

  • Review of the book:
    Thomas Paine, Liberator, by Frank Smith
    (The Public Opinion Quarterly, Vol.3, No.3, July 1939, pp.525-526)

Fast, Howard

Foner, Philip

Gould, Philip

Hanania, Joe

  • Which do you prefer? Government? Democracy or Empire? The choice is yours!,
    (A booklet in which the author offers personal reflections on the world events occurring during his lifetime and his project to write a book on democracy, the beginnings of the United States and the key role played by Thomas Paine during this period. The author includes several appendices not provided her. Interested readers can contact Mr. Hanania directly via email: joedenouic@gmail.com. He is a longtime resident of Nouic, France.)

Hedges, Chris

Hook, Sidney

  • Thomas Paine, an introductory chapter to a collection of writings by Thomas Paine

Hubbard, Elbert

  • Thomas Paine,
    reprinted from Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Reformers

Ingersoll, Robert G.

  • Thomas Paine; also available is a pdf version
    (The North American Review, Vol.155, No.429; August 1892, pp.181-195)
  • Thomas Paine
    (Excerpts selected by Irwin Speigelman. The Bulletin of Thomas Paine Friends, Spring 2015)

Kiley, Michael M.

King, J.E.

Lamb, Robert

Leffmann, Henry

Lewis, Joseph

Madeson, Victor

Makens, John F. (and Cheryl Cerell)

Mayers, Sydney

McLean, Scott L.

  • Review of the book:
    Thomas Paine, Apostle of Freedom, by Jack Fruchtman
    (Journal of the Early Republic, Vol.15, No.3, Special Issue on Gender in the Early Republic; Autumn 1995, pp.515-516)

Meng, John J.

Merriam, C.E. (Jr.)

Moody, Joel

Nelms, Timothy

Penniman, Howard

Peterson, Hans

Powell, J.H.

  • Review of the book:
    Thomas Paine, by Harry Hayden Clark
    (The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol.69, No.4, October 1945, p.342)

Remsburg, John

Richards, David A. (Dr.)

Robyn, Richard

Roper, Ralph C.

Rukshina, Klara

Ruskin, Ian

Schlesinger, Arthur (Jr.)

  • Review of the book:
    Six New Letters of Thomas Paine, with an Introduction by Harry H. Clark
    (Reprinted from The New England Quarterly, Vol. 13, No. 2 (June, 1940), pp. 377-378. The book published by the University of Wisconsin Press, 1939)

Shrawder, John

Smith, Barbara Clark

Smith, Charles L.

Solinger, Jason

Spiegelman, Irwin

Spiegelman, Martha

Tepfer, James

Touba, Mariam

Turner, Vernon

Twomey, Richard

  • Review of the book:
    Thomas Paine
    (The Journal of American History, Vol.76, No.4, March 1990, p.1254)

Wecter, Dixon

Whitman, Walt

  • In Memory of Thomas Paine
    (Spoken at Lincoln Hall, Philadelphia, Sunday, Jan. 28, 1877, for 140th anniversary of Thomas Paine's birthday)

Williams, Walton

Woodson, Carter G.

Wootton, David

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