New PDF release: The First American Revolution: Before Lexington and Concord

By Ray Raphael

According to the conventional telling, the yankee Revolution all started with “the shot heard around the world.” Now in paperback, Ray Raphael’s The First American Revolution makes use of the wide-angle lens of a people’s historian to inform a stunning new tale of America’s progressive struggle.

In the years prior to the conflict of Lexington and harmony, neighborhood people—men and ladies of universal skill yet of unusual courage—overturned British authority and declared themselves unfastened from colonial oppression, with acts of uprising that lengthy predated the Boston Tea occasion. In rural cities akin to Worcester, Massachusetts, democracy set down roots good earlier than the Boston patriots made their strikes within the struggle for independence. Richly documented, the 1st American Revolution recaptures in vibrant aspect the grassroots activism that drove occasions within the years best as much as the holiday from Britain.

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