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The Resource Liberty tree : ordinary people and the American Revolution, Alfred F. Young ; consulting editor, Harvey J. Kaye

Liberty tree : ordinary people and the American Revolution, Alfred F. Young ; consulting editor, Harvey J. Kaye

Label
Liberty tree : ordinary people and the American Revolution
Title
Liberty tree
Title remainder
ordinary people and the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Alfred F. Young ; consulting editor, Harvey J. Kaye
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the publication of Liberty Tree, acclaimed historian Alfred F. Young presents a selection of his seminal writing as well as two provocative, never-before-published essays. Together, they take the reader on a journey through the American Revolution, exploring the role played by ordinary women and men (called, at the time, people out of doors) in shaping events during and after the Revolution, their impact on the Founding generation of the new American nation, and finally how this populist side of the Revolution has fared in public memory. Drawing on a wide range of sources, which includ
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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1925-2012
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Young, Alfred F.
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E209
LC item number
.Y68 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Kaye, Harvey J
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  • United States
  • Radicalism
  • Radicalisme
  • États-Unis
  • HISTORY
  • Social aspects
  • Radicalism
  • United States
  • Radikalismus
  • Freiheitsbaum
  • Revolution
  • Alltag
  • Unabhängigkeitskrieg
  • USA
  • Bevölkerung
  • Soziale Situation
  • USA
Label
Liberty tree : ordinary people and the American Revolution, Alfred F. Young ; consulting editor, Harvey J. Kaye
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Tar and feathers and the ghost of Oliver Cromwell : English Plebeian culture and American radicalism
  • pt. 2.
  • Accommodations
  • 4.
  • Conservatives, the Constitution, and the "Genius of the people"
  • 5.
  • How radical was the American Revolution?
  • pt. 3.
  • Memory : lost and found
  • List of illustrations
  • 6.
  • The celebration and damnation of Thomas Paine
  • 7.
  • The Freedom Trail : walking the Revolution in Boston
  • 8.
  • Liberty Tree : made in America, lost in America
  • Index
  • About the author
  • Introduction : Why write the history of ordinary people?
  • pt. 1.
  • The people out of doors
  • 1.
  • The mechanics of the revolution : "By hammer and hand all arts do stand"
  • 2.
  • "Persons of consequence" : the women of Boston and the making of the American Revolution, 1766-1776
Control code
607585139
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 419 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814738061
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607585139
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Liberty tree : ordinary people and the American Revolution, Alfred F. Young ; consulting editor, Harvey J. Kaye
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Tar and feathers and the ghost of Oliver Cromwell : English Plebeian culture and American radicalism
  • pt. 2.
  • Accommodations
  • 4.
  • Conservatives, the Constitution, and the "Genius of the people"
  • 5.
  • How radical was the American Revolution?
  • pt. 3.
  • Memory : lost and found
  • List of illustrations
  • 6.
  • The celebration and damnation of Thomas Paine
  • 7.
  • The Freedom Trail : walking the Revolution in Boston
  • 8.
  • Liberty Tree : made in America, lost in America
  • Index
  • About the author
  • Introduction : Why write the history of ordinary people?
  • pt. 1.
  • The people out of doors
  • 1.
  • The mechanics of the revolution : "By hammer and hand all arts do stand"
  • 2.
  • "Persons of consequence" : the women of Boston and the making of the American Revolution, 1766-1776
Control code
607585139
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 419 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814738061
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607585139
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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