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Revolts, protests, demonstrations, and rebellions in American history : an encyclopedia

Author: Steven Laurence Danver
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2011.
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"Revolts, Protests, Demonstrations, and Rebellions in American History: An Encyclopedia details the history of popular actions from the colonial era to the 20th century. Each event in the three-volume encyclopedia is covered by an overview entry that details who was involved, why the revolt took place, what happened, and what the aftereffects were. Shorter subentries provide further detail on the important people,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Laurence Danver
ISBN: 9781598842210 1598842218 9781598842227 1598842226
OCLC Number: 475446571
Description: 3 v. (xxv, 1138, 72 p.) : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Volume 1: Bacon's Rebellion (1675-1676) --
Pueblo Revolt (1680) --
Leisler's Rebellion (1689-1691) --
Stono Rebellion (1739) --
New York slave insurrection (1741) --
Philadelphia Election Riot (1742) --
Pima Revolt (1751) --
Pontiac's Rebellion (1763) --
Stamp Act protests (1765) --
Boston Massacre (1770) --
Regulator Movement (1771) --
Pine Tree Riot (1772) --
Boston Tea Party (1773) --
Shay's Rebellion (1787) --
Whiskey Rebellion (1794) --
Antebellum suppressed slave revolts (1800s-1850s) --
Nat Turner's Rebellion (1831) --
Texas Revolt (1835-1836) --
Dorr Rebellion (1841-1842) --
Philadelphia Nativist Riots (1844) --
Volume 2: Bear Flag Revolt (1846) --
Bleeding Kansas (1854-1858) --
Portland Rum Riot (1885) --
Know-Nothing Riots (1855-1856) --
Utah War (1857-1858) --
Harper's Ferry Raid (1859) --
New York Draft Riots (1863) --
New Orleans Riot (1866) --
Molly Maguires (1870s) --
Women's movement (1870s) --
Colfax Massacre (1873) --
Brooks-Baxter War (1874) --
Flight of the Nez Percé (1877) --
Great Railroad Strikes (1877) --
Haymarket Riot (1886) --
Seattle Riot (1886) --
Wounded Knee I (1890) --
Homestead Strike (1892-1893) --
Pullman Strike (1894) --
Lattimer Massacre (1897) --
New Orleans Race Riot (1900) --
Atlanta Race Riot (1906) --
Springfield Race Riot (1908) --
Black Patch War (1909) --
Ludlow Massacre (1914) --
Volume 3: Plan de San Diego (1915-1916) --
Green Corn Rebellion (1917) --
Houston Riot (1917) --
Boston Police Strike (1919) --
Red Summer (1919) --
Battle of Blair Mountain (1921) --
Tulsa Race Riot (1921) --
Bonus Army (1932) --
Toledo Auto-Lite Strike (1934) --
West Coast Longshoremen's Strike (1934) --
Zoot Suit Riots (1942) --
Battle of Athens (1946) --
Civil Rights Movement (1953-1968) --
Antiwar Movement (1960s-1970s) --
Watts Riots (1965) --
Detroit Riots (1967) --
Chicago Riots (1968) --
Alcatraz Island Occupation (1969-1971) --
Feminist Movement (1970s-1980s) --
Attica Prison Riot (1971) --
Trail of Broken Treaties (1972) --
Wounded Knee II (1973) --
Sagebrush Rebellion (1979-1981) --
Los Angeles Uprising (1992) --
World Trade Organization Protests (1999) --
Day without an Immigrant (2006).
Responsibility: Steven L. Danver, editor.

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