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The Resource Frontier rebels : the fight for independence in the American west, 1765-1776, Patrick Spero

Frontier rebels : the fight for independence in the American west, 1765-1776, Patrick Spero

Label
Frontier rebels : the fight for independence in the American west, 1765-1776
Title
Frontier rebels
Title remainder
the fight for independence in the American west, 1765-1776
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Spero
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the "Black Boys," a rebellion on the American frontier in 1765 that sparked the American Revolution. Drawing on largely forgotten manuscript sources from archives across North America, Spero recasts the familiar narrative of the American Revolution to reveal how the West played a crucial role in igniting the flame of American independence
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spero, Patrick
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Croghan, George
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Ottawa Indians
  • United States
  • United States
  • Pennsylvania
Label
Frontier rebels : the fight for independence in the American west, 1765-1776, Patrick Spero
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-258) 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
Preface: the crisis of empire -- Setting the stage -- The mission --The convoy departs -- The attack -- Transformation -- Crisis -- Independence -- The elusive peace -- Disintegration -- Imperial failure -- Revolution -- Epilogue: legacies
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 268 pages
Isbn
9780393634709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1005116803
  • (OCoLC)on1005116803
  • 968159
Label
Frontier rebels : the fight for independence in the American west, 1765-1776, Patrick Spero
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-258) 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
Preface: the crisis of empire -- Setting the stage -- The mission --The convoy departs -- The attack -- Transformation -- Crisis -- Independence -- The elusive peace -- Disintegration -- Imperial failure -- Revolution -- Epilogue: legacies
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 268 pages
Isbn
9780393634709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1005116803
  • (OCoLC)on1005116803
  • 968159

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