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The great agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American freethought
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New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2013.
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ix, 246 pages ; 22 cm.
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During the Gilded Age, Ingersoll raised his voice on behalf of Enlightenment reason, secularism, and the separation of church and state with a vigor unmatched since America's revolutionary generation. Jacoby restores Ingersoll to his rightful place in an American intellectual tradition, as public figure who devoted his life to liberty of conscience belonging to the religious and nonreligious alike.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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During the Gilded Age, Ingersoll raised his voice on behalf of Enlightenment reason, secularism, and the separation of church and state with a vigor unmatched since America's revolutionary generation. Jacoby restores Ingersoll to his rightful place in an American intellectual tradition, as public figure who devoted his life to liberty of conscience belonging to the religious and nonreligious alike.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Jacoby, S. (2013). The great agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American freethought. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jacoby, Susan, 1945-. 2013. The Great Agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American Freethought. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jacoby, Susan, 1945-, The Great Agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American Freethought. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press, 2013.

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Jacoby, Susan. The Great Agnostic: Robert Ingersoll and American Freethought. New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press, 2013. Print.

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