The mind of a patriot Patrick Henry and the world of ideas by Kevin J. Hayes

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  • Henry, Patrick, -- 1736-1799 -- Books and reading,
  • Henry, Patrick, -- 1736-1799 -- Library,
  • United States -- Intellectual life -- 18th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementKevin J. Hayes.
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LC ClassificationsE302.6.H5 H38 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16637129M
ISBN 109780813927589
LC Control Number2008007910

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This isn't a definitive biography; it doesn't pretend to be. It is, rather, an valuable ancillary resource/5(11). The Mind of a Patriot presents an intellectual life of a major figure who has traditionally been seen as an anti-intellectual "child of nature." This was the view of Patrick Henry that William Wirt presented in his Life of Henry, and it has pervaded every biography since.

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