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A history of the American Revolution.

Author: William Shepherd
Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, Isaac N. Whiting, 1834.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Shepherd, William, 1768-1847.
History of the American Revolution.
Columbus, Ohio, Isaac N. Whiting, 1834
(OCoLC)565561080
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Shepherd
OCLC Number: 2847891
Description: 278 pages illustrations 18 cm
Contents: Settlement of British America --
War of 1756 --
Resolutions of the House of Commons, 10th of March, 1764 --
Stamp Act, March 22, 1765 --
Repeat of the Stamp Act, 10th of March, 1766 : new attempt at taxation, and resistance to the same --
Petition and remonstrance, 1773 --
Boston Port-Act and repeal of the Charter of Massachusetts --
Removal of the seat of government from Boston --
First acts of the Assembly at Concord --
Opening of the Congress at Philadelphia --
Address of the House of Commons, 9th of February, 1775 --
Affair at Lexington, 19th of April, 1775 --
Battle of Bunker's HIll --
Union of the thirteen provinces : Hancock appointed president, and Washington commander-in-chief --
Invasion of Canada : death of Montgomery --
Evacuation of Boston, March 17, 1776 --
Declaration of Independence --
Capture of Long Island --
Evacuation of New York --
Battle of Trenton --
Capture of Philadelphia --
Burgoyne's expedition --
Failure of Burgoyne's expedition --
Convention of Saratoga --
Treaty with France --
Rejection of Lord North's overtures --
Arrival of the French fleet --
Campaign of 1779 --
Siege and capitulation of Charleston --
Defeat of Gate's army by Lord Cornwallis --
Arrival of the French auxiliaries under Rochambeau --
Treason of Arnold, and death of Andre --
Campaign of 1781 : defeat of Greene by Lord Cornwallis --
Campaign of 1781 continued : Defeat of Lord Rawdon by General Greene --
Further events of the campaign : preparations for the Siege of New York --
Siege of Yorktown : surrender of Cornwallis --
Provisional treaty of peace.
Responsibility: Published in London under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

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