The Great Agnostic

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  • Author : Susan Jacoby
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Pages : 246 pages
  • ISBN : 9780300205787
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 5 reviews
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The Great Agnostic

The Great Agnostic
  • Author : Susan Jacoby
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 February 2014
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A biography that restores America's foremost 19th-century champion of reason and secularism to the still contested 21st-century public square.

Freethinkers

Freethinkers
  • Author : Susan Jacoby
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Books
  • Release : 07 January 2005
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An authoritative history of the vital role of secularist thinkers and activists in the United States, from a writer of "fierce intelligence and nimble, unfettered imagination" (The New York Times) At a time when the separation of church and state is under attack as never before, Freethinkers offers a powerful defense of the secularist heritage that gave Americans the first government in the world founded not on the authority of religion but on the bedrock of human reason. In impassioned,

Half Jew

Half Jew
  • Author : Susan Jacoby
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 15 March 2016
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Since childhood, Susan Jacoby, the New York Times bestselling author of The Age of American Unreason, was sure that her father was keeping a secret. At age twenty, just before beginning her writing career as a reporter for the Washington Post, she learned the truth: Robert Jacoby, a Catholic convert with a Catholic wife, was also a Jew. In Half-Jew, Jacoby grapples with the hidden identity cloaked by the persona of a successful accountant and member of St. Thomas Aquinas

Some Mistakes of Moses

Some Mistakes of Moses
  • Author : Robert Green Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 08 December 1986
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Robert G. Ingersoll (1833-99), the "Great Agnostic," was the greatest freethought orator in the history of the United States. No public speaker before or since has enjoyed the reputation accorded him. After the Civil War, Ingersoll embarked upon a career as a lecturer, touring the United States to make his thoughts on religion, women's rights, and humanism known to all. Some Mistakes of Moses, one of the most popular of these lectures, is a critical examination of the Pentateuch (the

The Great Agnostic

The Great Agnostic
  • Author : Susan Jacoby
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 08 January 2013
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“Jacoby writes with wit and vigor, affectionately resurrecting a man whose life and work are due for reconsideration” (The Boston Globe). During the Gilded Age, which saw the dawn of America’s enduring culture wars, Robert Green Ingersoll was known as “the Great Agnostic.” The nation’s most famous orator, he raised his voice on behalf of Enlightenment reason, secularism, and the separation of church and state with a power unmatched since America’s revolutionary generation. When he died in 1899,

The Works of Robert G Ingersoll Volume II

The Works of Robert G  Ingersoll Volume II
  • Author : Robert Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 13 July 2016
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Volume 2 of 12, this book contains 4 main lectures: Some Mistakes Of Moses, Some Reasons Why, Orthodoxy, and Myth And Miracle. Each lecture has individual subjects within it.As outspoken in his day as Richard Dawkins or Christopher Hitchens are today, ROBERT GREEN INGERSOLL (1833-1899) was a notorious radical whose uncompromising views on religion and slavery (they were bad, in his opinion), women's suffrage (a good idea, he believed), and other contentious matters of his era made him a wildly popular orator

The Age of American Unreason

The Age of American Unreason
  • Author : Susan Jacoby
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 12 February 2008
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A cultural history of the last forty years, The Age of American Unreason focuses on the convergence of social forces—usually treated as separate entities—that has created a perfect storm of anti-rationalism. These include the upsurge of religious fundamentalism, with more political power today than ever before; the failure of public education to create an informed citizenry; and the triumph of video over print culture. Sparing neither the right nor the left, Jacoby asserts that Americans today have embraced

Colonel Bob Ingersoll

Colonel Bob Ingersoll
  • Author : Cameron Rogers
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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"Robert Green 'Bob' Ingersoll (August 11, 1833-July 21, 1899) was an American lawyer, a Civil War veteran, political leader, and orator ... during the Golden Age of Free Thought, noted for his broad range of culture and his defense of agnosticism. He was [among other epithets like Colonel Bob] nicknamed 'The Great Agnostic'"--Wikipedia ("Robert G. Ingersoll" viewed February 4, 2016).

The Best of Robert Ingersoll

The Best of Robert Ingersoll
  • Author : Robert Green Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 08 December 1983
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Robert Ingersoll was America's finest orator and foremost leader of freethinkers. Mark Twain, Thomas Edison, Eugene V. Debs, and Elizabeth Cady used to gather to hear the speeches of "the great agnostic." Roger E. Greeley has selected the best from speeches and essays of this iconoclastic orator who labored to destroy the superstition and hypocrisy of fundamentalism in America and who answered the Moral Majority in the last century. One hundred years after he advanced into the national spotlight, Ingersoll's

The Works of Robert G Ingersoll Vol 1 of 12 Original Version Dresden Edition Lectures

The Works of Robert G  Ingersoll  Vol  1  of 12   Original Version  Dresden Edition Lectures
  • Author : Robert Green Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 04 July 2016
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Robert Green "Bob" Ingersoll (August 11, 1833 - July 21, 1899) was an American lawyer, a Civil War veteran, political leader, and orator of the United States during the Golden Age of Free Thought, noted for his broad range of culture and his defense of agnosticism. He was nicknamed "The Great Agnostic".Robert Ingersoll was born in Dresden, New York. His father, John Ingersoll, was an abolitionist-leaning Congregationalist preacher, whose radical views forced his family to move frequently. For a time, Rev. John Ingersoll

About the Holy Bible

About the Holy Bible
  • Author : Robert G. Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 03 February 2020
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About the Holy Bible is a classic bible history text by Robert G. Ingersoll. Somebody ought to tell the truth about the Bible. The preachers dare not, because they would be driven from their pulpits. Professors in colleges dare not, because they would lose their salaries. Politicians dare not. They would be defeated. Editors dare not. They would lose subscribers. Merchants dare not, because they might lose customers. Men of fashion dare not, fearing that they would lose caste. Even

Walt Whitman by

Walt Whitman by
  • Author : Robert G. Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release : 04 July 2016
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Robert Green "Bob" Ingersoll (August 11, 1833 - July 21, 1899) was an American lawyer, a Civil War veteran, political leader, and orator of the United States during the Golden Age of Free Thought, noted for his broad range of culture and his defense of agnosticism. He was nicknamed "The Great Agnostic".Robert Ingersoll was born in Dresden, New York. His father, John Ingersoll, was an abolitionist-leaning Congregationalist preacher, whose radical views forced his family to move frequently. For a time, Rev. John Ingersoll

Royal Bob

Royal Bob
  • Author : Dr. C. H. Cramer
  • Publisher : Pickle Partners Publishing
  • Release : 27 February 2018
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A scholarly biography of the great agnostic and freethought pioneer Robert Ingersoll. “ARDENT FRIENDS compared [Robert Green Ingersoll] to Shakespeare and Lincoln. Bitter enemies wanted to transport him to the South Seas. Walt Whitman thought he was sent by heaven to save the race from itself. Worried opponents said the Devil had dispatched him to carry on the work of antichrist on earth. “The name of Robert Green Ingersoll was as well known in most American homes as the captains