The American Revolution from a British Perspective, 1763-1783

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11 volumes in The American Revolution from a British Perspective, 1763-1783

Pamphlets for the Years, 1763-1764

These items cover the rights accorded to the church in 1763, both with regard to the Charter granted to the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel and concerning the Church of England?s claims upon the American Fishery. The Papers from 1764 continue the focus upon the rights accorded to...

  • Contributor:  Various
  • Reference:  73174A
  • Keyword:  history war british usa american revolution

Pamphlets for the Years, 1765-1766

Commencing with a discussion upon taxing the colonies in 1765, these pamphlets these pamphlets then gain an increasing focus upon the controversial Stamp Act itself. Some of the more unusual pamphlets contained herein include: ?The Charters of the following Provinces of North America; Viz. Virginia, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pensylvania,...

  • Contributor:  Various
  • Reference:  73174B
  • Keyword:  history war british usa american revolution

Pamphlets for the Years, 1767-1768

The years 1767 and 1768 see an increased focus on lobbying Britain to change her mind about taxing the U.S. From a poem inscribed to the Royal Family, to an examination of Dr Benjamin Franklin before an Honourable Assembly, John Dickinson?s ?Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, to the Inhabitants...

  • Contributor:  Various
  • Reference:  73174C
  • Keyword:  history war british usa american revolution

Pamphlets for the Years, 1769-1770

The focus of the pamphlets published in 1769 is upon the increasingly fragile relationship between Britain and North America. 1770 saw the publication of a series of pamphlets with regard to the Boston Massacre. This massacre happened at a time of pre-existing tensions between the town of Boston and its...

  • Contributor:  Various
  • Reference:  73174D
  • Keyword:  history war british usa american revolution
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