skip to content
Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774-1776. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774-1776.

Author: Robert E Toohey
Publisher: Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, 1978.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Though little known to most students of the American Revolution, the British Radicals of the 1770s championed the rights of Americans while advocating parliamentary reform and denouncing British colonial policies. Outspoken, eloquent, and innovative, the Radicals encouraged the American cause. They voiced ideas on liberty and empire that would echo through American revolutionary documents. Liberty and Empire focuses  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Toohey, Robert E.
Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774--1776.
Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, ©2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Toohey
ISBN: 9780813164809 081316480X
OCLC Number: 900344940
Description: 1 online resource (225 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; PREFACE; ONE The Crisis of Empire; TWO On the Eve of the American Revolution; THREE Radical Spokesmen on Imperial Crisis, 1774-1776; FOUR A Commonwealth of Nations: John Cartwright; FIVE ""Home Rule"" for Ireland and America: Granville Sharp; SIX Parliamentary Reform: James Burgh; SEVEN The Force of Public Opinion: Catharine Macaulay; EIGHT A Question of Human Freedom: Richard Price; NINE Diverse Acquiescence in Radical Opinion; TEN Whig Politicians on Radical Ideas; ELEVEN British-American Radical Connections; CONCLUSION; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C. De; f; g; h; i; j; k; l; m; n; o; p; q; r; s; t; v; w; y.

Abstract:

The British Radicals of the 1770s championed the rights of Americans while advocating parliamentary reform and denouncing British colonial policies. Outspoken, eloquent, and innovative, the Radicals  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/900344940> # Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774-1776.
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "900344940" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Place/lexington> ; # Lexington
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/kyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/radicalism_great_britain_history_18th_century> ; # Radicalism--Great Britain--History--18th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/public_opinion> ; # Public opinion
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_government_national> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--National
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/public_opinion_great_britain_history_18th_century> ; # Public opinion--Great Britain--History--18th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_essays> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Essays
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_reference> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Reference
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Meeting/american_revolution_1775_1783> ; # American Revolution (1775-1783)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Event/1700_1799> ; # 1700-1799
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/320.941/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_government_general> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/history_europe_great_britain> ; # HISTORY--Europe--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/radicalism> ; # Radicalism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/public_opinion_british> ; # Public opinion, British
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Person/toohey_robert_e> ; # Robert E. Toohey
    schema:datePublished "1978" ;
    schema:description "Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; PREFACE; ONE The Crisis of Empire; TWO On the Eve of the American Revolution; THREE Radical Spokesmen on Imperial Crisis, 1774-1776; FOUR A Commonwealth of Nations: John Cartwright; FIVE ""Home Rule"" for Ireland and America: Granville Sharp; SIX Parliamentary Reform: James Burgh; SEVEN The Force of Public Opinion: Catharine Macaulay; EIGHT A Question of Human Freedom: Richard Price; NINE Diverse Acquiescence in Radical Opinion; TEN Whig Politicians on Radical Ideas; ELEVEN British-American Radical Connections; CONCLUSION; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; A; B; C."@en ;
    schema:description "Though little known to most students of the American Revolution, the British Radicals of the 1770s championed the rights of Americans while advocating parliamentary reform and denouncing British colonial policies. Outspoken, eloquent, and innovative, the Radicals encouraged the American cause. They voiced ideas on liberty and empire that would echo through American revolutionary documents. Liberty and Empire focuses on five British Radicals. The farsighted John Cartwright's ideas of reformation anticipated the Commonwealth of Nations. James Burgh's treatise on parliamentary reform became a cla."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/364723981> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#CreativeWork/liberty_and_empire_british_radical_solutions_to_the_american_problem_1774_1776> ;
    schema:name "Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774-1776."@en ;
    schema:productID "900344940" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/900344940#PublicationEvent/lexington_the_university_press_of_kentucky_1978> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Agent/the_university_press_of_kentucky> ; # The University Press of Kentucky
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=938539> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=938539> ;
    schema:url <https://ezproxy.kpu.ca:2443/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/kwantlen-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://0-www.jstor.org.lib.exeter.ac.uk/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130jbtt> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/berkeley-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/warw/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1915598> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/11005484> ;
    schema:url <https://grinnell.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130jbtt> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/soas-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cornell/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ben/detail.action?docID=1915598> ;
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130jbtt> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813164809> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/900344940> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://0-www.jstor.org.lib.exeter.ac.uk/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130jbtt>
    rdfs:comment "Available online via JSTOR. Login when prompted." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Agent/the_university_press_of_kentucky> # The University Press of Kentucky
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "The University Press of Kentucky" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Meeting/american_revolution_1775_1783> # American Revolution (1775-1783)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "American Revolution (1775-1783)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Person/toohey_robert_e> # Robert E. Toohey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Toohey" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert E." ;
    schema:name "Robert E. Toohey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Place/great_britain> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    schema:name "Great Britain" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/history_europe_great_britain> # HISTORY--Europe--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY--Europe--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_essays> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Essays
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Essays"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_government_general> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_government_national> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--National
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--National"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/political_science_reference> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Reference
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Reference"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/public_opinion_british> # Public opinion, British
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Public opinion, British"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/public_opinion_great_britain_history_18th_century> # Public opinion--Great Britain--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Public opinion--Great Britain--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#Topic/radicalism_great_britain_history_18th_century> # Radicalism--Great Britain--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Radicalism--Great Britain--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=938539>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/364723981#CreativeWork/liberty_and_empire_british_radical_solutions_to_the_american_problem_1774_1776>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774--1776." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/900344940> ; # Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774-1776.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813164809>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "081316480X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780813164809" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/900344940>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/900344940> ; # Liberty and Empire : British Radical Solutions to the American Problem, 1774-1776.
    schema:dateModified "2018-07-13" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ben/detail.action?docID=1915598>
    rdfs:comment "(access limited to Benedictine University patrons)" ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/berkeley-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598>
    rdfs:comment "EBRARY. Restricted to UCB IP addresses." ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/soas-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to electronic book via Ebook Central." ;
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=1915598>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.