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The American Revolution : a Very Short Introduction

Title
The American Revolution : a Very Short Introduction / Robert J. Allison.
Author
Allison, Robert J.,
Publication
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]

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Description
1 online resource (xxx, 130 pages) : illustrations.
Series Statement
A very short introduction
Uniform Title
Very short introductions.
Subject
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Note
  • Original edition has subtitle: a concise history.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-118) index.
Contents
Background to revolution -- Rebellion in the colonies -- Independence -- War -- Was America different?
ISBN
  • 9780190225070
  • 0190225076
  • 9780190225087
  • 0190225084
Author
Allison, Robert J., author.
Title
The American Revolution : a Very Short Introduction / Robert J. Allison.
Publisher
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Series
A very short introduction
Very short introductions.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-118) index.
Summary
Between 1760 and 1800, the people of the United States created a new nation, based on the idea that all people have the right to govern themselves. This introduction recreates the experiences that led to the Revolution; the experience of war; and the post-war creation of a new political society.
Source of description
Print version record.
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Print version: Allison, Robert J. American Revolution. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015] 9780190225063 (DLC) 2014040921 (OCoLC)893455456
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