Historical Period: The 18th Century
Priestley was a leading theologian, scientist, and advocate of liberty in late 18th century Britain. He was a supporter of the American Revolution and severe critic of the British Empire.
Quotes from Joseph Priestley:
- Joseph Priestley on the presumption of liberty
Titles from Joseph Priestley:
- Author: An Essay on the First Principles of Government
- Author: Letters to the Right Honourable Edmund Burke