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Robert Green Ingersoll
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The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll: Lectures.-v.5-7. Discussions.-v.8. Interviews.-v.9. Political.-v.10. Leg (1909 edition)
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The inspiration of the Bible depends upon the ignorance of the gentleman who reads it.  - Robert Green Ingersoll
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Robert Green Ingersoll
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The works of Robert G. Ingersoll (1978 edition), Library of Alexandria - ISBN: 9781465521330

Robert Green Ingersoll
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Born: August 11, 1833

Died: July 21, 1899 (aged 65)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Lawyer, politician, orator, lecturer

Bio: Robert Green Bob Ingersoll was a Civil War veteran, American political leader, and orator during the Golden Age of Freethought, noted for his broad range of culture and his defense of agnosticism. He was nicknamed The Great Agnostic.

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