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"Debate on the Evidences of Christianity: Containing an Examination of the ""Social System,"" and of all the Systems of Scepticism of Ancient and Modern Times. Held in the City of Cincinnati, Ohio, from the 13th to the 21st of April, 1829; Between Robert Owen, of New Lanark, Scotland, and Alexander Campbell, of Bethany, Virginia. Reported by Charles H. Sims, Stenographer. With an Appendix, written by the parties. Vol. I. [& Vol. II.] [8 lines of quotes]"


Price: $375.00

Publisher: Bethany, Va.,, Printed and Published by Alexander Campbell.: 1829 1829

Inscription: Signed

Item Number: 16705

" Robert Owen (1771-1858) Welsh socialist, pioneer of co-operation in industry, and philanthropist. He argued in A New View of Society (1813) that man's character is wholly determined by environment. He founded several communities of ""Owenites"" on co-operative principles in England and America including one in New Harmony, Indiana. At the age of 82 he took up Spiritualism. Alexander Campbell (1788-1866) one of the founders of the Disciples of Christ. With the aim of greater Christian union he rejected all credal formulas. He first began preaching in 1810 and orga... View more info