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The Transforming hand of revolution : reconsidering the American Revolution as a social movement

edited by Ronald Hoffman and Peter J. Albert.
  • Charlottesville : Published for the United States Capitol Historical Society by the University Press of Virginia, 1996.
  • x, 517 pages : illustrations; 24 cm.
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Series
Contents
  • Preface / Ronald Hoffman
  • John Franklin Jameson and the Creation of The American Revolution Considered as a Social Movement / Morey Rothberg
  • Social Visions of the American Resistance Movement / Barbara Clark Smith
  • Was the American Revolution a Bourgeois Revolution? / Allan Kulikoff
  • Lessons in Humility: The Revolutionary Transformation of the Governing Elite of Charles County, Maryland / Jean B. Lee
  • Chesapeake Artisans in the Aftermath of the Revolution / Jean B. Russo
  • A Motley Crew of Rebels: Sailors, Slaves, and the Coming of the American Revolution / Marcus Rediker
  • Runaway Slaves in the Mid-Atlantic Region during the Revolutionary Era / Billy G. Smith
  • "To Man Their Rights": The Frontier Revolution / Alan Taylor
  • "Yet the Old Republicans Still Persevere": Samuel Adams, John Hancock, and the Crisis of Popular Leadership in Revolutionary Massachusetts, 1775-1790 / Gregory H. Nobles
  • White Hats and Hemlocks: Daniel Shays and the Legacy of the Revolution / Robert A. Gross.
  • American Historians Confront "The Transforming Hand of Revolution" / Alfred F. Young.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 0813915619 (alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 95020320
  • OCLC: 32590274