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Origins of the American Revolution.

J. C. Miller

Origins of the American Revolution.

by J. C. Miller

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Published by California University Press Oxford University Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed., Little Brown, 1943.

The Physical Object
Pagination530p.,22cm
Number of Pages530
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20709888M

  Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Origins of the American revolution Item Preview remove-circle "An Atlantic monthly press book." Map on lining-papers "First edition." Bibliographical foot-notes :   Using the British Empire as a case study, this succinct study argues that the establishment of overseas settlements in America created a problem of constitutional organization. The failure to resolve the resulting tensions led to the thirteen continental colonies seceding from the empire in Challenging those historians who have assumed that the 4/5(1).

Ideological Origins of the American Revolution Summary & Analysis. BACK; NEXT ; Setting the Scene for Independence. Antiquity—that is, the societies of ancient times—and England itself were two of the principal inspirations for American ideas about liberty, independence, and the form that the Founders envisioned for their new government. A History of the American Revolution. New York: Knopf, OCLC ; Allison, Robert. The American Revolution: A Concise History. New York: Oxford University Press, ISBN ; Aptheker, Herbert. The American Revolution – An Interpretation. New York: International Publishers, ISBN

  To the original text of what has become a classic of American historical literature, Bernard Bailyn adds a substantial essay, "Fulfillment," as a Postscript. Here he discusses the intense, nation-wide debate on the ratification of the Constitution, stressing the continuities between that struggle over the foundations of the national government and the original principles of the Revolution.   The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution - Ebook written by Bernard Bailyn. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution.


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