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A history of the American Revolution : Britain and the loss of the Thirteen Colonies

Author: John Richard Alden
Publisher: New York ; London : Da Capo Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The history of the American rebellion against England, written by one of America's preeminent eighteenth-century historians, differs from many views of the Revolution. It is not colored by excessive  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Richard Alden
ISBN: 0306803666 9780306803666
OCLC Number: 59807165
Notes: Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1969.
Description: [xii, 568] pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, facsimiles, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: * The American Colonies * Britain in the Year 1763 * A Casual Empire * A New British Policy * A Breach in the Empire * Britain Retreats * The Second Challenge From Britain * The Townshend Crisis * A Decade of Westward Advance * The Tea Troubles * Rebellion * Britain Chooses War * The War Spreads * The Invasion of Canada * Britain Prepares for War * The Declaration of Independence * The Opposing Forces * From Brooklyn to Princeton * The Fall of Philadelphia * Saratoga * The American Federacy * Social Reform * France Intervenes * Deadlock in the North * British Triumphs in the South * The Western Front * The War at Home * The End of the War * The Peace of Paris * The Fate of the Loyalists * The Forging of the American Union
Responsibility: John R. Alden.

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