The Resource Boston in the American Revolution : a town versus an empire, (electronic resource)

Boston in the American Revolution : a town versus an empire, (electronic resource)

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Boston in the American Revolution : a town versus an empire
Title
Boston in the American Revolution
Title remainder
a town versus an empire
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1764, a small town in the British colony of Massachusetts ignited a bold rebellion. When Great Britain levied the Sugar Act on its American colonies, Parliament was not prepared for Boston's backlash. For the next decade, Loyalists and rebels harried one another as both sides revolted and betrayed, punished and murdered. But the rebel leaders were not quite the heroes we consider them today. Samuel Adams and John Hancock were reluctant allies. Paul Revere couldn't recognize a traitor in his own inner circle. And George Washington dismissed the efforts of the Massachusetts rebels as unimportant. With a helpful guide to the very sites where the events unfolded, historian Brooke Barbier seeks the truth behind the myths. Barbier tells the story of how a city radicalized itself against the world's most powerful empire and helped found the United States of America
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Barbier, Brooke
Dewey number
974.4/6102
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Electronic books
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Historic sites
  • Boston (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Boston in the American Revolution : a town versus an empire, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11948183
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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MWT11948183
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Publisher number
MWT11948183
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remote
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11948183
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Boston in the American Revolution : a town versus an empire, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11948183
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11948183
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11948183
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11948183
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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