Letters from an Atheist Nation: Godless Voices of America in 1903 by Thomas J. Lawson
Approx. 79,890 words.
Published on April 14, 2012.
Welcome to your heretical heritage. In 1903, the "Blue Grass Blade," a Kentucky/Ohio-based freethought newspaper, requested letters from its readers describing how and why they had become atheists. Hundreds responded, representing 60% of the country, and the phrases and voices in these letters echo the thoughts and sentiments of OUR century's supposedly "new" atheists and perhaps your very own.