The American Revolution 1774-1783

The American Revolution 1774-1783

by Daniel Marston, Marston Daniel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415968372

ISBN-13: 9780415968379

Pub. Date: 07/24/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Overview

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415968379
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/24/2003
Series:
Essential Histories Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction7
Chronology8
Background to war: Colonial agitation9
Warring sides: Linear and irregular warfare15
Outbreak: Shot heard round the world26
The fighting: Colonial and world war34
Portrait of a soldier: Massachusetts professional77
The world around war: War on the homefront79
Portrait of a civilian: Boston loyalist83
How the war ended: Stalemate85
Conclusion and consequences: Influence of the American Revolution90
Further reading91
Index94

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