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An empire on the edge : how Britain came to fight America, Nick Bunker

Label
An empire on the edge : how Britain came to fight America
Title
An empire on the edge
Title remainder
how Britain came to fight America
Statement of responsibility
Nick Bunker
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A British-perspective chronicle of the Boston Tea Party and other events that led up to the American Revolution traces three years of volatile politics, personalities, and economics on both sides of the conflict
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bunker, Nick
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E210
LC item number
.B94 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Boston Tea Party, Boston, Mass., 1773
Label
An empire on the edge : how Britain came to fight America, Nick Bunker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The finest country in the world ; The old régime -- Pt. 1: The empire of speculation. The tiger's mouth ; "This dark affair": the Gaspée incident ; A bankrupt age ; The unhappiness of Lord North ; Ignorance and bad policy -- Pt. 2: The sending of the tea. The East India crisis ; Whigs, West Indians and Thomas Hutchinson ; Massachusetts on the eve ; The Boston Tea Party: prelude ; The Boston Tea Party: climax -- Pt. 3: Down the slope. The cabinet in winter ; "Boston must be destroyed" ; The revolution begins ; An election in Arcadia ; The arming of America ; The fatal dispatch -- Epilogue: The noble dead
Control code
18020347
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 429 pages
Isbn
9780307594846
Lccn
2014001032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
An empire on the edge : how Britain came to fight America, Nick Bunker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The finest country in the world ; The old régime -- Pt. 1: The empire of speculation. The tiger's mouth ; "This dark affair": the Gaspée incident ; A bankrupt age ; The unhappiness of Lord North ; Ignorance and bad policy -- Pt. 2: The sending of the tea. The East India crisis ; Whigs, West Indians and Thomas Hutchinson ; Massachusetts on the eve ; The Boston Tea Party: prelude ; The Boston Tea Party: climax -- Pt. 3: Down the slope. The cabinet in winter ; "Boston must be destroyed" ; The revolution begins ; An election in Arcadia ; The arming of America ; The fatal dispatch -- Epilogue: The noble dead
Control code
18020347
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 429 pages
Isbn
9780307594846
Lccn
2014001032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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