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    1775 : a good year for revolution / Kevin Phillips.
    by Phillips, Kevin, 1940-
    New York : Viking, c2012.
    Subjects
  • Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809. Common sense.
  •  
  • United States. Continental Congress.
  •  
  • Lexington, Battle of, Lexington, Mass., 1775.
  •  
  • Concord, Battle of, Concord, Mass., 1775.
  •  
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
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  • Boston (Mass.) -- History -- Siege, 1775-1776.
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  • Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.) -- Capture, 1775.
  • ISBN: 
    9780670025121
    0670025127 : HRD
    Bib #: 
    830342
    Description: 
    xxvi, 628 p. [16] p. of plates : b ill., maps ; 25 cm.
    Contents: 
    Preface. Why 1775 -- Introduction. The spirit of 1775 -- The Revolution : provocations, motivations, and alignments. Liberty's vanguard ; Religion, ethnicity, and revolutionary loyalty ; A revolution for economic self-determination ; Urban radicalism and the tide of revolution ; Challenge from the backcountry ; The ideologies of revolution -- 1775 : the battlegrounds. Fortress New England? ; Declaring economic war ; Five roads to Canada ; The global munitions struggle, 1774-1776 ; The supply war at sea ; The first British southern strategy, 1775-1776 ; Is Falmouth burning? ; Red, white, and black ; Divided national opinion and Britain's need to hire mercenaries ; The Chesapeake : America's vulnerable estuary ; The American Revolution as a civil war ; The Declaration of Independence : a stitch in time? -- Consequences and ramifications. The Battle of Boston : a great American victory ; Canada : defeat or victory? ; Lord Dunmore's second war ; Whaleboats, row galleys, schooners, and submarines : the small-ship origins of the U.S. Navy ; Europe, the Bourbon Compact, and the American Revolution ; The southern expedition of 1775 and the limitations of British power ; 1775 : a good year for revolution.
    Summary: 
    An unconventional assessment of the American Revolution examines the events, politics, economic factors, and military preparations of 1775 that ignited the war and established patriot control over American governance and key territories.
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