Mercy Otis Warren

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Mercy Otis Warren (1728-1814) was an American poet, playwright, and activist during the era of the American Revolution (1765-1789). Through her works of political satire, she advocated for the Patriot cause and became acquainted with several revolutionary leaders. In 1805, she published a three-volume comprehensive history of the revolution, considered to be her magnum opus.

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  • 25 Sep 1728 - 9 Oct 1814
    Life of Mercy Otis Warren, an American poet, playwright and political activist during the American Revolution.
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