The Everything American Revolution Book

From the Boston Massacre to the Campaign at Yorktown-all you need to know about the birth of our nation
Product Number: EB00698882
Released: Feb 20, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781605507934
Publisher: Everything
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Description

Scrappy farmers. Aristocratic landowners. Eccentric geniuses. These were the rebels who took on the world's greatest power - and won. From the rebellion against "taxation without representation" to the beginnings of American self-government, readers will learn how this unlikely group of colonists shaped a new nation. This book features all readers need to know about this exciting time: -The beginnings of colonial unrest and rebellion -The drafting and signing of the Declaration of Independence -Major battles, including Lexington and Concord, Trenton, Saratoga, Valley Forge, and Yorktown -Daily life for soldiers and ordinary colonists on both sides of the war -The birth of the United StatesThis easy-to-read book covers all the key players and major events-from King George III and George Washington to the Boston Tea Party and the launch of a new government. The interesting facts and vivid details inside will turn any history-phobe into an enthusiastic history buff!

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Author(s): Daniel P. Murphy
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Aug 17, 2008

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