The American Crisis

These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot…

V. To General Sir William Howe

TO argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and…

IV. Philadelphia

THOSE who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues…

IIIb. To the honorable the Council of Safety of the State of Pennsylvania

At a meeting of a reputable number of the inhabitants of the city of Philadelphia,…

III. To the honorable the Council of Safety of the State of Pennsylvania

IN THE progress of politics, as in the common occurrences of life, we are not…

II. To Lord Howe

"What’s in the name of lord, that I should fear To bring my grievance to…

I. The American Crisis

THESE are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot…

An Occasional Letter On The Female Sex

O Woman! lovely Woman! Nature made thee to temper man, We had been Brutes without…

Common Sense, January 11, 1788

Mr. ALLEN, Several honest countrymen have wondered that the advantages of the new constitution could…

Age of Reason: Part 2

Contents Preface Chapter I - The Old Testament Chapter II - The New Testament Chapter…

Age of Reason: Part 1

Contents Chapter I - The Author's Profession Of Faith Chapter II - Of Missions And…

Common Sense

INTRODUCTION Perhaps the sentiments contained in the following pages, are not YET sufficiently fashionable to…