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The American Revolution reborn

Author: Patrick Spero; Michael Zuckerman
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2016]
Series: Early American studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The American Revolution Reborn parts company with the Revolution of our popular imagination and diverges from the work done by historians of the era from the past half-century. In the first section, 'Civil Wars, ' contributors rethink the heroic terms of Revolutionary-era allegiance and refute the idea of patriotic consensus. In the following section, 'Wider Horizons, ' essayists destabilize the historiographical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Spero; Michael Zuckerman
ISBN: 9780812248463 0812248465
OCLC Number: 961457641
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: ix, 411 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: War stories : remembering and forgetting the American Revolution / Michael A. McDonnell --
The intimacies of occupation : loyalties, compromise, and betrayal in Revolutionary-era Newport / Travis Glasson --
Uncommon clause : the challenges of disaffection in revolutionary Pennsylvania / Aaron Sullivan --
Loyalism, citizenship, American identity : the Shoemaker Family / Kimberly Nath --
"Executioners of their friends and brethren" : naval impressment as an Atlantic War / Denver Brunsman --
British union and American revolution : imperial authority and the multinational state / Ned C. Lansman --
Revisiting the Bishop controversy --
Katherine Carté Engel --
Empire's vital extremities : British Africa and the coming of the American Revolution / Bryan Rosenblithe --
The Great Awakening, Presbyterian education, and the mobilization of power in the Revolutionary Mid-Atlantic / Mark Boonshoft --
"This is the skin of a whit[e] man" : material memories of violence in Sullivan's Campaign / Zara Anishanslin --
Environmental history and the War of Independence : saltpeter and the Continental Army's shortage of gunpowder / David C. Hsiung --
The problem of order and the transfer of slave property in the Revolutionary South / Matthew Spooner --
The United States and the transformation of transatlantic migration during the age of revolution and emancipation / Aaron Spencer Fogleman --
First partition : the troubled origins of the Mason-Dixon line / Edward G. Gray --
The power to be reborn / David S. Shields --
Beyond the rebirth of the Revolution : coming to terms with coming of age / Michael Zuckerman.
Series Title: Early American studies.
Responsibility: edited by Patrick Spero and Michael Zuckerman.

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The American Revolution Reborn parts company with the American Revolution of our popular imagination and renders it as a time of intense ambiguity and frightening contingency. With an introduction by  Read more...

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"The American Revolution Reborn is a mess. This is no criticism! In fact, by the lights of co-editor Patrick Spero, this is actually the volume's central aim. Rather than attempting to conjure up a Read more...

 
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