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The Coming of the Revolution •1607-1763=Period of Salutary Neglect Treaty of Paris 1763 –French & Indian War ended – France lost all its North American land – Spain gave Florida to England – England established peace w/ Indians Proclamation Act – Proclamation Line
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mercantilism – economic theory that colonies exist to benefit the mother country – imposed tariffs on imports and exports – limited trade w/ other countries and their colonies – privileged British merchants and British ships • Prosecuted in Vice-Admiralty Courts • Hurt colonial merchants, craftsmen, sailors, dock workers, and consumers the most Acts of Trade and Navigation (1763-67)
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The Coming of the Revolution Quartering Act (1764) – NY Assembly dissolved Stamp Act (1765) – to raise revenue – “liberty, property, & NO STAMPS!” Boston Massacre (1770) – five killed, six wounded – Paul Revere (silversmith) – Sam Adams (publisher) Crispus Attucks
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