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The long fuse : how England lost the American colonies, 1760-1785, Don Cook

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The long fuse : how England lost the American colonies, 1760-1785
Title
The long fuse
Title remainder
how England lost the American colonies, 1760-1785
Statement of responsibility
Don Cook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the American Revolution from the British side reveals political blunders that led Britain to lose the colonies, eloquent opponents of King George's policies, and American rebellion against Britain's political state of mind as much as its army
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169188
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E210
LC item number
.C665 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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how England lost the American colonies, 1760-1785
Label
The long fuse : how England lost the American colonies, 1760-1785, Don Cook
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps of The thirteen colonies on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [397]-401) and index
Contents
England victorious -- Pitt departs, Bute lights the fuse -- Franklin in London -- The Stamp Act -- The crisis -- Franklin testifies, Rockingham repeals -- The Chatham fiasco -- The Townshend crisis -- Another repeal -- The king finds a prime minister -- Lord North's tea party -- "Blows must decide" -- Franklin's last try -- England at war -- The Howe brothers try war and peace -- The road to Saratoga -- A new war for England -- The southern strategy -- The road to Yorktown -- The king fights on -- The peace process
Control code
897708
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 416 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780871135889
Lccn
94043632
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31657755
  • (OCoLC)31657755
Label
The long fuse : how England lost the American colonies, 1760-1785, Don Cook
Publication
Note
Maps of The thirteen colonies on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [397]-401) and index
Contents
England victorious -- Pitt departs, Bute lights the fuse -- Franklin in London -- The Stamp Act -- The crisis -- Franklin testifies, Rockingham repeals -- The Chatham fiasco -- The Townshend crisis -- Another repeal -- The king finds a prime minister -- Lord North's tea party -- "Blows must decide" -- Franklin's last try -- England at war -- The Howe brothers try war and peace -- The road to Saratoga -- A new war for England -- The southern strategy -- The road to Yorktown -- The king fights on -- The peace process
Control code
897708
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 416 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780871135889
Lccn
94043632
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31657755
  • (OCoLC)31657755

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