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The Resource The battle for the fourteenth colony : America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774-1776, Mark R. Anderson

The battle for the fourteenth colony : America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774-1776, Mark R. Anderson

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The battle for the fourteenth colony : America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774-1776
Title
The battle for the fourteenth colony
Title remainder
America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774-1776
Statement of responsibility
Mark R. Anderson
Title variation
  • Battle for the 14th colony
  • battle for the fourteenth colony
Title variation remainder
Americas war of liberation in Canada, 1774/1776
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the American colonies' campaign to bring Quebec into the Continental confederation and free them from British rule.
Writing style
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10225687
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
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Anderson, Mark R.
Dewey number
971.02/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E231
LC item number
.A64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canadian Invasion, 1775-1776
  • Québec (Québec)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774/1776
Label
The battle for the fourteenth colony : America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774-1776, Mark R. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-429) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The only link wanting: the First Continental Congress invites Canada -- New subjects to the king: Canadians and the Province of Quebec -- Fuel for rebellion: the British party and the Quebec Act of 1774 -- Authors and agitators: patriot correspondence and John Brown's mission -- Preemptive strikes: Ticonderoga and Fort St-Jean -- That damned absurd word "liberty": Quebec's own rebellion -- To erect the glorious standard of American liberty in Canada: the decision to intervene -- The Canadians opened the road: continentals and partisans on the Richelieu River -- The treachery and villainy of the Canadians: collaboration, resistance, and siege in the Montreal District -- Another path to the heart of Quebec: Canada's capital, Hannibal's heir, and the Kennebec Expedition -- To winter in Canada: "free" Montreal and Fortress Quebec -- Time to consider politics: the Continental Congress, the Northern Army, and a Committee for Canada -- Contest of wills at Quebec: the fortress capital; key to victory? -- The question of loyalists: General Wooster and "liberated" Montreal, 1775 -- A critical month: Wooster's Montreal, January 1776 -- Evolving occupation: Montreal and the struggle for the Canadian spirit -- A spirit of cooperation and understanding: William Goforth, Jean-Baptiste Badeaux, and Trois-Rivières -- Patriot zealots: Benedict Arnold, Canadian patriots, and the Quebec City blockade -- Spring of unrest: a Canadian battle in the Quebec District -- A late-changing cast: new continental leadership for Canada -- May tides: new arrivals and massive change for the province -- The sad necessity of abandoning Canada: military collapse and the end of the Canadian continental experience -- The causes of the miscarriages in Canada: Carleton and Congress investigate the failures -- Conclusion: misinterpretations and missteps in a war to spread democracy
Control code
995085
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 438 pages
Isbn
9781611684971
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013018801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781611684971
Label
The battle for the fourteenth colony : America's war of liberation in Canada, 1774-1776, Mark R. Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-429) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The only link wanting: the First Continental Congress invites Canada -- New subjects to the king: Canadians and the Province of Quebec -- Fuel for rebellion: the British party and the Quebec Act of 1774 -- Authors and agitators: patriot correspondence and John Brown's mission -- Preemptive strikes: Ticonderoga and Fort St-Jean -- That damned absurd word "liberty": Quebec's own rebellion -- To erect the glorious standard of American liberty in Canada: the decision to intervene -- The Canadians opened the road: continentals and partisans on the Richelieu River -- The treachery and villainy of the Canadians: collaboration, resistance, and siege in the Montreal District -- Another path to the heart of Quebec: Canada's capital, Hannibal's heir, and the Kennebec Expedition -- To winter in Canada: "free" Montreal and Fortress Quebec -- Time to consider politics: the Continental Congress, the Northern Army, and a Committee for Canada -- Contest of wills at Quebec: the fortress capital; key to victory? -- The question of loyalists: General Wooster and "liberated" Montreal, 1775 -- A critical month: Wooster's Montreal, January 1776 -- Evolving occupation: Montreal and the struggle for the Canadian spirit -- A spirit of cooperation and understanding: William Goforth, Jean-Baptiste Badeaux, and Trois-Rivières -- Patriot zealots: Benedict Arnold, Canadian patriots, and the Quebec City blockade -- Spring of unrest: a Canadian battle in the Quebec District -- A late-changing cast: new continental leadership for Canada -- May tides: new arrivals and massive change for the province -- The sad necessity of abandoning Canada: military collapse and the end of the Canadian continental experience -- The causes of the miscarriages in Canada: Carleton and Congress investigate the failures -- Conclusion: misinterpretations and missteps in a war to spread democracy
Control code
995085
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 438 pages
Isbn
9781611684971
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013018801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781611684971

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