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Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor : the forging of American independence, 1774-1776, Richard R. Beeman

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Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor : the forging of American independence, 1774-1776
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Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor
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the forging of American independence, 1774-1776
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Richard R. Beeman
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Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor
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Describes the political, diplomatic, and military challenges faced by the delegates from the 13 colonies at the Continental Congress and how they came together to agree to free themselves from British rule and forge independence for America
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collective biography
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DLC
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973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
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index present
LC call number
E210
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.B43 2013
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Richard R. Beeman
Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor : the forging of American independence, 1774-1776, Richard R. Beeman
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Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor : the forging of American independence, 1774-1776, Richard R. Beeman
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The continental Congress : a chronology -- The Genesis of revolution, 1763-1774 -- The quest for a unified American resistance -- The delegates gather in Philadelphia -- Two different paths to liberty : John Adams and John Dickinson -- The Congress organizes -- "Fight against them that fight against me" -- Galloway's last stand -- Getting acquainted in the city of brotherly love -- Power to the people -- The first Congress completes its business -- Escalation -- A new Congress, changed circumstances -- John Hancock enters the drama -- Congress assumes command of a war -- Desperate efforts at reconciliation amidst an escalating war -- Managing a war while seeking peace -- Waiting for King George III -- Small steps toward independence -- The year 1776 dawns -- "The scales have fallen from our eyes" -- "The child Independence is now struggling for birth" -- Fourteen paths to independence -- "The greatest debate of all" -- Thomas Jefferson's Declaration of Independence -- America's Declaration of Independence
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
xix, 492 p.
Isbn
9780465026296
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013001875
Other physical details
ill., map

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