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1776, journals of American independence

George William Sanderlin

1776, journals of American independence

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Causes -- Juvenile literature.,
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 245-247.

    Other titlesJournals of American independence.
    Statement(compiled by) George Sanderlin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE210
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19584168M

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Includes such source. On January 9,writer Thomas Paine publishes his pamphlet “Common Sense,” setting forth his arguments in favor of American independence. Quotations from and interpretations of selected eighteenth-century personal and public documents which illustrate the causes and forecast the coming of the American Revolution.

Includes such source material as provisions of the Stamp Act, a report of the Boston Tea Party from a contemporary newspaper, and journals of American independence book describing war battles from colonial and British points of view.

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