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

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Knopf, May 1, 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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Review: From Resistance to Revolution: Colonial Radicals and the Development of American Opposition to Britain 1765-76

User Review  - Mark Bowles - Goodreads

A. Introduction 1. When the Sons of Liberty organized against the Stamp Act in 1765 separation was shunned and independence was rarely mentioned 2. The main question for this book is why and when did ... Read full review

Review: From Resistance to Revolution: Colonial Radicals and the Development of American Opposition to Britain 1765-76

User Review  - Tristan - Goodreads

Maier argues that the revolution was a slower process than once believed. The radicals rising up against the British were disorganized, but firmly rooted in English political tradition. Independence ... Read full review

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