{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

special case of Boston - Revolution The Special Case of...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–9. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Revolution: The Special Case of Boston
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Revolution External Political Struggle: “Home Rule” Internal social Struggle: “Who Shall Rule at Home?”
Background image of page 2
The Internal Struggle A Closer Look: External and Internal Causes in Boston
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Stamp Act and Crowd Actions (1765) First Post-French and Indian War: Imperial Act Sought to Raise Revenue Colonies Protested Dramatic Popular Protest
Background image of page 4
Crowd Protest: the Stamp Act Colonies do not wish to carry British debt for worldwide war Cato’s Letters in America Protesters hang effigies of British Soldiers
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Boston, Summer 1765 Crowd Action Thomas Hutchinson
Background image of page 6
Thomas Hutchinson Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Governor of Massachusetts House Destroyed by Mobs in Protest against the Stamp Act Stolen letters reveal "It is better to submit to some abridgement of our rights [as Americans], than to break off our connection with our protector, England"
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Boston Massacre: 1770 Paul Revere Who Was Killed?
Background image of page 8
Image of page 9
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}