The Boston Tea Party / Edition 1

The Boston Tea Party / Edition 1

by Benjamin Woods Labaree
     
 

ISBN-10: 0930350057

ISBN-13: 9780930350055

Pub. Date: 12/31/1979

Publisher: University Press of New England

" A brilliant and scholarly demonstration of the way a single act of violence can affect the course of history. ... The reasons for the resort to war ... have never been brought into such clear focus as through the lens of this remarkable study." – Julian P. Boyd, editor, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson

"One of the most important books ever written about the

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" A brilliant and scholarly demonstration of the way a single act of violence can affect the course of history. ... The reasons for the resort to war ... have never been brought into such clear focus as through the lens of this remarkable study." – Julian P. Boyd, editor, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson

"One of the most important books ever written about the origins of the American Revolution." – Journal of American History

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780930350055
Publisher:
University Press of New England
Publication date:
12/31/1979
Edition description:
Northeastern classics ed
Pages:
366
Sales rank:
634,492
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

The Colonial Tea Trade
The Townsend Act
The Tea Tax Continues
The East India Company
Americans Resist
Boston Prepares
The Boston Tea Party
Immediate Consequences
The Ministry Chooses Coercion
The Nation Considers Its Colonies
The Perfect Crisis
The Colonies Unite
The Route to Revolution
Notes
Bibliography
Appendix
Index         

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