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The American Revolution : a concise history

Autor: Robert J Allison
Editorial: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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"Here is a brisk, accessible, and vivid introduction to arguably the most important event in the history of the United States--the American Revolution. Between 1760 and 1800, the American people cast off British rule to create a new nation and a radically new form of government based on the idea that people had the right to govern themselves. In this lively account, Robert Allison provides a cohesive synthesis of  Leer más
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Género/Forma: History
Tipo de material: Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Robert J Allison
ISBN: 9780195312959 0195312953
Número OCLC: 609544042
Descripción: xx, 106 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contenido: The revolution's origin --
Rebellion in the Colonies --
Independence --
War --
Was America Different?
Responsabilidad: Robert J. Allison.
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Between 1760 and 1800, the people of the United States created a new nation, based on the idea that all people have the right to govern themselves. This concise book recreates the experiences that  Leer más

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