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Author Volo, James M., 1947-
Title The Boston Tea Party : the foundations of revolution / James M. Volo.
Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2012.
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 Floor2  E215.7 .V65 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 278 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-268) and index.
Contents The morning after, the night before -- The empire of goods -- Consumers and providers -- Seedbed of discontent -- The marketplace of ideas -- Taxation without representation -- Colonial agitators -- Frontier economics -- Summary: the lessons of the Tea Party.
Summary "The Boston Tea Party: The Foundations of Revolution presents the chronology of events that led to America's first political insurgency. The author provides an in-depth analysis of the early grassroots movement of the 18th century to the current Tea Party Patriots, separating the facts from the propaganda, and the politics from the policies. The book includes original excerpts from the pre-revolutionary period, along with helpful maps and contemporary illustrations to lend context to the events--Provided by publisher.
Subject Boston Tea Party, Boston, Mass., 1773.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
ISBN 9780313398742 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0313398747 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780313398759 (ebook)
0313398755 (ebook)
OCLC number 756577031