History Of The Boston Massacre March 5 1770 Consisting Of The Narrative Of The Town The Trial Of The Soldiers

Author by : John Adams
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The Boston Massacre

Author by : Robert J. Allison
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Publisher by : Applewood Books
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Description : "Part riot, part slaughter, the Boston Massacre of March 1770 was a political cause celebre and one of the key events leading to the American Revolution."


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Dennis B. Fradin
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Publisher by : Marshall Cavendish
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Description : "Covers the Boston Massacre as a watershed event in U.S. history, influencing social, economic, and political policies that shaped the nation's future"--Provided by publisher.


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Harry Hansen
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The Boston Massacre

Author by : Serena Zabin
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Publisher by : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Description : A dramatic untold ‘people’s history’ of the storied event that helped trigger the American Revolution The story of the Boston Massacre—when on a late winter evening in 1770, British soldiers shot five local men to death—is familiar to generations. But from the very beginning, many accounts have obscured a fascinating truth: the Massacre arose from conflicts that were as personal as they were political. Professor Serena Zabin draws on original sources and lively stories to follow British troops as they are dispatched from Ireland to Boston in 1768 to subdue the increasingly rebellious colonists. And she reveals a forgotten world hidden in plain sight: the many regimental wives and children who accompanied these armies. We see these families jostling with Bostonians for living space, finding common cause in the search for a lost child, trading barbs and and sharing baptisms. Becoming, in other words, neighbors. When soldiers shot unarmed citizens in the street, it was these intensely human, now broken bonds that fueled what quickly became a bitterly fought American Revolution. Serena Zabin’s The Boston Massacre delivers an indelible new slant on iconic American Revolutionary history.


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Michael Burgan
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Publisher by : Capstone
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Description : Discusses the background and tensions which culminated in mob attack on British troops stationed in Boston and the deaths of five colonials.


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Marylou Morano Kjelle
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Publisher by : ABDO
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Description : Presents the history of the Boston Massacre, including the British efforts to tax the colonies that caused the uneasy situation in Boston, the events that led to the shooting, the reactions of the British and the colonists, and the trial.


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Neil L. York
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Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : On March 5, 1770, after being harassed for two years during their occupation of Boston, British soldiers finally lost control, firing into a mob of rioting Americans, killing several of them, including Crispus Attucks, a runaway slave and sailor, the first African American patriot killed. The aftermath of this ‘massacre’ led to what was eventually the American Revolution. The importance of the event grew, as it was used for political purposes, to stoke the fires of rebellion in the colonists and to show the British in the most unflattering light. The Boston Massacre gathers together the most important primary documents pertaining to the incident, along with images, anchored together with a succinct yet thorough introduction, to give students of the Revolutionary period access to the events of the massacre as they unfolded. Included are newspaper stories, the official transcript of the trial, letters, and maps of the area, as well as consideration of how the massacre is remembered today.


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Allison Stark Draper
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Publisher by : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
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Description : Describes the incidents leading up to the Boston Massacre, the event itself, the trial following it, and its importance in American history.


The Boston Massacre

Author by : Thomas Fleming
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Publisher by : New Word City
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Description : Here, from New York Times bestselling historian Thomas Fleming, is the dramatic story of the Boston Massacre and the subsequent trial of nine British soldiers for murder. Never before in the history of the American colonies, writes Fleming, had a trial aroused such intense, complex, political and personal passion. And into this maelstrom stepped John Adams, waging a mighty defense of the British soldiers despite the risk to his law practice and the possible violence against his wife and young children.