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The Resource The real revolution : the global story of American independence, by Marc Aronson

The real revolution : the global story of American independence, by Marc Aronson

Label
The real revolution : the global story of American independence
Title
The real revolution
Title remainder
the global story of American independence
Statement of responsibility
by Marc Aronson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why did the American Revolution take place? It was about more than the dates and details we all know: war elephants charging a fort in India and high-stakes gambles of bankers in Scotland, among other events, also played a part in the "real revolution" in the minds of the entire population of what would become the United States
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
198522
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aronson, Marc
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1180L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
E210
LC item number
.A76 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World politics
  • Globalization
  • World politics
  • Globalization
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the global story of American independence
Label
The real revolution : the global story of American independence, by Marc Aronson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three Soldiers: Robert Clive, George Washington, and James Wolfe -- First soldier: From despair to conquest: Exile in Madras -- Impossible siege -- Out of victory, defeat -- Second soldier: Into the forest: Arrow -- Half King's gamble -- "Poor Brittons remember" -- Heroes: "Black hole of Calcutta" -- Third and perfect soldier: James Wolfe -- Rights and Rules: Three challenges: Legal challenge: Child is born in Boston -- Military challenge: Rebellion in the Appalachian foothills -- Mob's challenge: Hellfire in London -- London responds: Prime Minister -- East India Company -- Slave or free?: Spirit of freedom -- Slavery -- Networks: Spirit of democracy -- Mobs -- Franklin addresses Parliament -- Edges of empire: "Indians' hunting ground" -- Rules of Bengal -- Crisis: 9 half measures: "What is England now" -- Farmer writes, and the "Man of the Revolution" speaks -- Liberty: Liberty -- Hunger -- Tea: "A designƯto enslave America" -- Collapse -- George Washington and Robert Clive -- Intolerable: Action -- Reaction -- Common sense: "An asylum for mankind" -- Making a Nation -- Revolutions: Jewel in the crown
Control code
625574
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9780618181797
Isbn Type
(Trade Cloth)
Lccn
2005001088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618181797
  • (OCoLC)57652468
Label
The real revolution : the global story of American independence, by Marc Aronson
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Three Soldiers: Robert Clive, George Washington, and James Wolfe -- First soldier: From despair to conquest: Exile in Madras -- Impossible siege -- Out of victory, defeat -- Second soldier: Into the forest: Arrow -- Half King's gamble -- "Poor Brittons remember" -- Heroes: "Black hole of Calcutta" -- Third and perfect soldier: James Wolfe -- Rights and Rules: Three challenges: Legal challenge: Child is born in Boston -- Military challenge: Rebellion in the Appalachian foothills -- Mob's challenge: Hellfire in London -- London responds: Prime Minister -- East India Company -- Slave or free?: Spirit of freedom -- Slavery -- Networks: Spirit of democracy -- Mobs -- Franklin addresses Parliament -- Edges of empire: "Indians' hunting ground" -- Rules of Bengal -- Crisis: 9 half measures: "What is England now" -- Farmer writes, and the "Man of the Revolution" speaks -- Liberty: Liberty -- Hunger -- Tea: "A designƯto enslave America" -- Collapse -- George Washington and Robert Clive -- Intolerable: Action -- Reaction -- Common sense: "An asylum for mankind" -- Making a Nation -- Revolutions: Jewel in the crown
Control code
625574
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 238 pages
Isbn
9780618181797
Isbn Type
(Trade Cloth)
Lccn
2005001088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618181797
  • (OCoLC)57652468

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