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The American revolutionaries : a history in their own words, 1750-1800, edited by Milton Meltzer

Label
The American revolutionaries : a history in their own words, 1750-1800
Title
The American revolutionaries
Title remainder
a history in their own words, 1750-1800
Statement of responsibility
edited by Milton Meltzer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, diaries, memoirs, interviews, ballads, newspaper articles, and speeches depict life and events in the American colonies in the second half of the eighteenth century, with an emphasis on the years of the Revolutionary War
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
E208
LC item number
.A445 1987
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Meltzer, Milton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Confederation of the United States (1783-1789)
  • French and Indian War (United States : 1754-1763)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The American revolutionaries : a history in their own words, 1750-1800, edited by Milton Meltzer
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
They cry out for home -- Whipped like an animal -- The men wee so panic struck -- I believe liberty is the slave's right -- We are not bound to yield obedience -- Seventeen hundred Levellers with firearms -- Nothing can eradicate the seeds of liberty -- A Tea Party -- You damned rebels -- Against great odds -- A town under siege -- Did Polly set the sponge for the bread? -- I believe this year will decide the fate of America -- 'Tis time to part -- Remember the ladies! -- We hold these truths -- A fortunate retreat -- We pounced upon the Hessians like an eagle -- My brave fellows, your country is at stake -- We cannot kill our fellowmen -- Turning point -- The times that try men's souls -- Death ceased to terrify -- Black bravery -- War in Indian country -- Death is a daily visitor -- I'm not afraid of the cannonballs -- They are crying for quarter! -- It was a mutiny -- The people have become savage -- The true sovereign -- Be bold and daring -- We beamed with joy -- Never a good war or a bad peace -- A band of brothers -- This country has so many charms -- We, the people of the United States -- A Bill of Rights
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780690046410
Lccn
86047846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • 3170943
  • (OCoLC)14718932
  • (OCoLC)ocm14718932
  • 262630
  • 3170943
Label
The American revolutionaries : a history in their own words, 1750-1800, edited by Milton Meltzer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
They cry out for home -- Whipped like an animal -- The men wee so panic struck -- I believe liberty is the slave's right -- We are not bound to yield obedience -- Seventeen hundred Levellers with firearms -- Nothing can eradicate the seeds of liberty -- A Tea Party -- You damned rebels -- Against great odds -- A town under siege -- Did Polly set the sponge for the bread? -- I believe this year will decide the fate of America -- 'Tis time to part -- Remember the ladies! -- We hold these truths -- A fortunate retreat -- We pounced upon the Hessians like an eagle -- My brave fellows, your country is at stake -- We cannot kill our fellowmen -- Turning point -- The times that try men's souls -- Death ceased to terrify -- Black bravery -- War in Indian country -- Death is a daily visitor -- I'm not afraid of the cannonballs -- They are crying for quarter! -- It was a mutiny -- The people have become savage -- The true sovereign -- Be bold and daring -- We beamed with joy -- Never a good war or a bad peace -- A band of brothers -- This country has so many charms -- We, the people of the United States -- A Bill of Rights
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780690046410
Lccn
86047846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • 3170943
  • (OCoLC)14718932
  • (OCoLC)ocm14718932
  • 262630
  • 3170943

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