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Essays on the American Revolution

Stephen G. Kurtz and James H. Hutson

Publisher: Omohundro Institute
Imprint: OIEAHC
Published: 11/1973
Reprint: 2011
Subject: Colonial, Revolutionary Era & Early American History
Paperback ISBN: 9780807868355
eBook ISBN: 9780807839942


These eight original essays by a group of America's most distinguished scholars include the following themes: the meaning and significance of the Revolution; the long-term, underlying causes of the war; violence and the Revolution; the military conflict; politics in the Continental Congress; the role of religion in the Revolution; and the effect of the war on the social order. This is the product of the celebrated Symposium on the American Revolution held in 1971 by the institute.

Originally published 1973.

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