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Author Walters, Kerry S.

Title The American deists : voices of reason and dissent in the early republic / Kerry S. Walters.

Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1992.


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Description 1 online resource (x, 394 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-390) and index.
Contents Introduction -- I believe in one God, Creator of the universe / Benjamin Franklin -- Reason and free inquiry are the only effectual agents against errors / Thomas Jefferson -- Nature is God's revelation / Ethan Allen -- Let man study nature's laws! / Constantin François Chasseboeuf, Comte de Volney -- My own mind is my own church / Thomas Paine -- Reason, the glory of our nature / Elihu Palmer -- The reasoning power, celestial guest, the stamp upon the soul impress'd / Philip Freneau -- The temple of reason : indefense of pure religion -- Prospect, or, View of the moral world : virtue, the highest dignity of man --The theophilanthropist : the love of God and man -- Sources and permissions -- Bibliographic essay.
Note Print version record.
Subject Deism -- United States.
Déisme -- États-Unis.
HISTORY / United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
Deism. (OCoLC)fst00889874
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Walters, Kerry S. American deists. Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©1992 (DLC) 92002827 (OCoLC)25283016
ISBN 9780700631308 (electronic bk.)
0700631305 (electronic bk.)
0700605401 (alk. paper)
9780700605408 (alk. paper)

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