The Boston Tea Party
More than any other event, the Boston Tea Party of 1773 has come to stand for the determination of American colonists to control their own destinies. From the arrival of the ships full of controversial taxed tea in Boston Harbor, through the explosive protest meetings at the Old South Church, to the defiant act of dumping 226 chests of fine tea into the harbor on December 16, Freedman captures this exciting story. Source notes, a bibliography, a time line, an afterword, a historical map, and index.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - matthewbloome - LibraryThing
I didn't ever really understand what the cause of the Boston Tea Party was. I mean, I knew it had something to do with protesting unfair taxes but it always seemed like a bit of a rash step without ... Read full review
Review: The Boston Tea PartyUser Review - Cody - Goodreads
Awesome art, engaging story. My class of 4th and 5th graders ate up the story-telling and were captivated by the watercolor paintings. This book also served as a great reference during our thematic unit on the 13 Colonies. A great resource and asset for young readers. Read full review