x • Contents

373 A Witch Trial at Mount Holly
374 Remarks Concerning the Savages of North America
378 On the Slave-Trade
381 The Autobiography
381 Part One [Twyford, at the Bishop of 51. Asaph's, 1771]

Part Two: Continuation of the Account of My Life Begun

424 at Passy, 1784

435 J. Hector St.John de Crevecoeur (1735-1813)

436 Letters from an American Farmer
436 from Letter I: Introduction

from Letter II: On the Situation, Feelings, and

439 Pleasures of an American Farmer
441 from Letter III: What Is an American>

from Letter IX: Description of Charles Town; Thoughts

446 on Slavery; on Physical Evil; a Melancholy Scene
453 Thomas Paine (1737-1809)
455 Common Sense
455 Thoughts on the Present State of American Affairs
461 The American Crisis
461 Number 1
467 The Age of Reason
467 Chapter I: The Author's Profession of Faith
468 from Chapter II: Of Missions and Revelations

from Chapter III: Concerning the Character of Jesus Christ,

470 and His History

471 John Adams (1735-1826) and Abigail Adams (1744-1818) 472 from Autobiography of John Adams

473 Letter from Ahigail Adams to John Adams, March 31, 1776
474 Letter from John Adams to Ahigail Adams, April 14, 1776

474 from Letters from John Adams to Abigail Adams, July 3,1776

476 Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, June 30,1778

from Letter from John Adams to Thomas Jefferson,

477 November 15, 1813
478 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
480 Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson
481 A Declaration by the Representatives of the United States of

America, in General Congress Assembled

484 Notes on the State of Virginia

from Query VI: Productions, "-hneral, Vegerahle, and Animal,

484 Buffon and rhe Theory of Degeneracy
490 from Query XI: Aborigines, Original Condition and Origin
493 from Query XVII: Religion