Harvard Classics / Discourse on Inequality (Part II), by Jean Jacques Rousseau

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Rousseau taught that men were not created free and equal. To substantiate his daring beliefs he traced man's history back to his primitive beginnings. For his teachings, Rousseau was forced to seek refuge in England. (Volume 34, Harvard Classics)

Jean Jacques Rousseau arrived in England, Jan. 13, 1766.