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Trenchard, John 1662-1723

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Works: 237 works in 1,062 publications in 1 language and 14,890 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Sources  Newspapers  Pamphlets  Periodicals  Controversial literature  Privileges and immunities 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Dubious author
Classifications: AC4, 320.94109033
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects by John Trenchard ( Book )
42 editions published between 1733 and 1995 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Almost a generation before Washington, Henry, and Jefferson were even born, two Englishmen, concealing their identities with the honored ancient name of Cato, wrote newspaper articles condemning tyranny and advancing principles of liberty that immensely influenced American colonists. The Englishmen were John Trenchard and Thomas Gordon. Their prototype was Cato the Younger (95-46 B.C.), the implacable foe of Julius Caesar and a champion of liberty and republican principles
A short history of standing armies in England by John Trenchard ( Book )
54 editions published between 1698 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An argument shewing that a standing army is inconsistent with a free government and absolutely destructive to the constitution of the English monarchy by John Trenchard ( Book )
39 editions published between 1697 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some considerations upon the state of our publick debts in general, and of the civil list in particular by John Trenchard ( )
39 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects in four volumes by John Trenchard ( )
38 editions published between 1733 and 1755 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The avowed purpose of Cato's Letters was a call for public justice on the managers of the fatal South Sea bubble
A discourse of standing armies shewing the folly, uselesness, and danger of standing armies in Great Britain. By Cato by Thomas Gordon ( )
35 editions published between 1722 and 2009 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thoughts of a member of the lower house in relation to a project for restraining and limiting the power of The Crown in the future creation of peers by John Trenchard ( )
36 editions published between 1719 and 2005 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of all the political letters in the London journal, to December 17, inclusive, 1720 by John Trenchard ( )
16 editions published in 1721 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from the author of the Argument against a standing army to the author of the Balancing letter by John Trenchard ( Book )
18 editions published between 1697 and 2005 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Cato's political letters in The London Journal, to December 17, inclusive, 1720 by John Trenchard ( )
18 editions published between 1721 and 1722 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second collection of Cato's political letters in The London Journal, continued to the end of January, 1720 by John Trenchard ( )
20 editions published between 1720 and 1722 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Free thoughts concerning officers in the House of Commons by John Trenchard ( )
19 editions published between 1698 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abridgment of that eminent patriot Mr. John Trenchard's History of standing armies in England with an incomparable preface upon government by John Trenchard ( )
18 editions published between 1780 and 1782 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The argument against a standing army discuss'd by John Trenchard ( Book )
12 editions published in 1698 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of tracts by John Trenchard ( )
13 editions published between 1751 and 1979 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter of thanks by John Trenchard ( )
17 editions published between 1719 and 1720 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A continuation of the political letters in the London journal, to Jan. 28, 1720-1 by John Trenchard ( )
9 editions published in 1721 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fifth collection of Cato's political letters in the London journal by John Trenchard ( )
9 editions published in 1721 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The independent Whig or, a defence of primitive Christianity, and of our ecclesiastical establishment, against the exorbitant claims and encroachments of fanatical and disaffected clergymen by John Trenchard ( Book )
26 editions published between 1732 and 1816 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Argument against a standing army, Author of the, 1662-1723
Author of The argument against a standing army, 1662-1723
Cato, 1662-1723
Cato 1662-1723 Pseudonym
Trenchard, J. (John), 1662-1723
Trenchard Jean 1662-1723
Trenchard Thomas 1662-1723
True lover of his country, 1662-1723
Languages
English (543)
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