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The Resource A People's History of the American Revolution : How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence, (electronic resource)

A People's History of the American Revolution : How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence, (electronic resource)

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A People's History of the American Revolution : How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence
Title
A People's History of the American Revolution
Title remainder
How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence
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Language
eng
Summary
The best single-volume history of the Revolution I have read. -Howard Zinn. The first major effort to tell the history of the American Revolution from the often overlooked standpoints of its everyday participants, A People's History of the American Revolution is a highly accessible narrative of the wartime experience that brings in the stories of previously marginalized voices: the common people, slave and free, who made up the majority in eighteenth-century America. This first volume in The New Press People's History Series skillfully weaves diaries, personal letters, and other long-overlooke
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MHW
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Raphael, Ray
Dewey number
355
Index
no index present
LC call number
E181
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
New Press People's History
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  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Social aspects
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
  • United States
  • United States
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A People's History of the American Revolution : How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence, (electronic resource)
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Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Series Preface by Howard Zinn; Introduction; 1. Rank-and-File Rebels; Street Action; A Shoemaker's Tale; Country Rebellions; Frontier Swagger; Politics Out-of-Doors; Yankees With Staves and Musick; 2. Fighting Men and Boys; The Spirit of '75; An American Crusade; Forging an Army; In the Face of the Enemy; Cannons Roaring, Muskets Cracking; Death or Victory; Beasts of Prey; Winter Soldiers; Summer Soldiers; Giting Thair Rights; 3. Women; Expectations; A Duty We Owe; Women and the Army; Shaming; Where God Can We Fly from Danger?
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (845 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595588517
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • EBOOK
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AA6A60B1-9E83-40DD-B8FD-A3511199E454
System control number
  • 670756
  • (OCoLC)793166568
  • (OCoLC)ocn793166568
  • (OCoLC)ocm793166568
  • 4550-38360
  • (OUa)vtls000885726
  • 670756
Label
A People's History of the American Revolution : How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Series Preface by Howard Zinn; Introduction; 1. Rank-and-File Rebels; Street Action; A Shoemaker's Tale; Country Rebellions; Frontier Swagger; Politics Out-of-Doors; Yankees With Staves and Musick; 2. Fighting Men and Boys; The Spirit of '75; An American Crusade; Forging an Army; In the Face of the Enemy; Cannons Roaring, Muskets Cracking; Death or Victory; Beasts of Prey; Winter Soldiers; Summer Soldiers; Giting Thair Rights; 3. Women; Expectations; A Duty We Owe; Women and the Army; Shaming; Where God Can We Fly from Danger?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (845 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595588517
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • EBOOK
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
AA6A60B1-9E83-40DD-B8FD-A3511199E454
System control number
  • 670756
  • (OCoLC)793166568
  • (OCoLC)ocn793166568
  • (OCoLC)ocm793166568
  • 4550-38360
  • (OUa)vtls000885726
  • 670756

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