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The Martyrdom of Man by Winwood Reade



Bibliographical Note and Acknowledgements

Introduction by F. Legge


Author’s Preface


Chapter 1 – War


Western Asia

The Persians

The Greeks

The Macedonians


The Phoenicians

Carthage and Rome

Roman Africa

The Arabs

Chapter 2 – Religion

The Natural History of Religion

The Israelites

The Jews

The Prophets

The Character of Jesus

The Christians



The Character of Mohammed

Description of Africa

The Mohammedans in Central Africa


Chapter 3 – Liberty

Ancient Europe

The German Invasion

The Castle

The Town

The Church


Arab Spain

The Portuguese Discoveries

The Slave-Trade

Abolition in Europe

Abolition in America

Materials of Human History


Chapter 4 – Intellect

Animal Period of the Earth

Origin and early History of Man

Summary of Universal History

The Future of the Human Race

The Religion of Reason and Love


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