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The American Revolution : a history

Author: Gordon S Wood; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2002.
Series: Modern Library chronicles, 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Modern library edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles and examines the American Revolution, discussing its character and its consequences, covering such topics as republicanism, the Philadelphia Convention, and the debate between the Federalists and Anti-Federalists.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wood, Gordon S.
American Revolution.
New York : Modern Library, 2002
(OCoLC)654224859
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon S Wood; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.
ISBN: 0679640576 9780679640578 0812970411 9780812970418
OCLC Number: 48177421
Notes: "A Modern Library chronicles book."
Description: xxv, 190 pages : maps ; 19 cm.
Contents: Chronology --
Origins: Growth and movement of population --
Economic expansion --
Reform of the British empire --
American resistance: British reaction --
Deepening of the crisis --
The imperial debate --
Revolution: Approach to independence --
Declaration of Independence --
Asylum for liberty --
Constitution-making and war: State constitutions --
Articles of Confederation --
War for Independence --
Republicanism: Need for virtue --
Rising glory of America --
Equality --
New world order --
Republican society: Effects of the war --
Effects of the Revolution --
Republican reforms --
Antislavery --
Republican religion --
Federal Constitution: Critical period --
Philadelphia convention --
Federalist-anti-Federalist debate.
Series Title: Modern Library chronicles, 9.
Responsibility: Gordon S. Wood.
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Chronicles and examines the American Revolution, discussing its character and its consequences, covering such topics as republicanism, the Philadelphia Convention, and the debate between the Federalists and Anti-Federalists.

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