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The true history of the American Revolution

Author: Sydney George Fisher
Publisher: Philadelphia ; London : J.B. Lippincott Company, 1902.
Series: '">[The "true" series]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sydney George Fisher
OCLC Number: 1004466347
Description: 437 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, maps, facsimiles ; 21 cm.
Contents: Early conditions and causes --
Smuggling, rioting, and revolt against control --
Parliament passes a stamp tax and repeals it --
Parliament taxes paint, paper, and glass, and then abandons taxation --
The tea episode --
The final argument --
The rights of man --
A reign of terror for the loyalists --
The real intention as to independence --
The continental Congress --
The situation in England --
Triumphant toryism --
Lexington and the number of the loyalists --
The second continental Congress and the protests of the loyalists --
Bunker Hill --
The character and condition of the Patriot Army --
The attack upon Canada --
The evacuation of Boston and the declaration of independence --
The battle of Long Island --
The battles of Trenton and Princeton --
The Battle of Brandywine --
The Battle of Saratoga and its results --
Clinton begins the wearing-out process --
Arnold, the loyalist, tries to save the British empire --
Cornwallis brings the war to an end at Yorktown.
Series Title: [The "true" series]
Responsibility: by Sydney George Fisher.


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