From resistance to revolution: colonial radicals and the development of American opposition to Britain, 1765-1776

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Knopf, 1972 - History - 318 pages
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"An intellectual interpretation of the American revolution that raises it to a new height of comprehensiveness and significance. A superbly detailed account of the ideological escalation . . . that brought Americans to revolution." -Gordon S. Wood, New York Times Book Review

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Pauline Maier is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of American History at M.I.T.? She received her Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1968. She is the author of several books and textbooks on American history, including"From Resistance to Revolution: Colonial Radicals and the Development of American Opposition to Britain, 1765-1776", "The Old Revolutionaries: Political Lives in the Age of Samuel Adams, " and "American Scripture", which?was on the "New York Times Book Review" "Editor's Choice" list of the best 11 books of 1997 and a finalist in General Nonfiction for the National Book Critics' Circle Award.? She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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