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The Resource The Boston massacre, by Hiller B. Zobel

The Boston massacre, by Hiller B. Zobel

Label
The Boston massacre
Title
The Boston massacre
Statement of responsibility
by Hiller B. Zobel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the Boston Massacre, a prelude to the Revolutionary War that occurred on March 5, 1770 when British troops, stationed in the colony to discourage dissent, fired into a crowd of demonstrators, killing five colonists and resulting in the murder trials of several soldiers
Cataloging source
EYB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zobel, Hiller B
Dewey number
973.3/113
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E215.4
LC item number
.Z6 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boston Massacre, 1770
  • Massachusetts
  • Boston Massacre (1770)
  • Massachusetts
Label
The Boston massacre, by Hiller B. Zobel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-357) and index
Contents
His majesty's province of Massachusetts Bay -- Imperial prologue -- Violence over stamps -- Violence over customs duties -- The customs commissioners -- The Liberty riot -- "A most unequal war" -- Troops to Boston -- The occupation begins -- Trumpets of sedition -- Death before impressment -- Soldiers and the law -- Coffee house brawl -- King Street showdown : John Mein -- Seider the martyr -- The Boston Massacre -- Preparation and procrastination -- Rex v. Preston -- Rex v. Wemms et al. -- The flame subsides
Control code
ocm35052210
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 372 p.
Isbn
9780393314830
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35052210
  • (OCoLC)35052210
Label
The Boston massacre, by Hiller B. Zobel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-357) and index
Contents
His majesty's province of Massachusetts Bay -- Imperial prologue -- Violence over stamps -- Violence over customs duties -- The customs commissioners -- The Liberty riot -- "A most unequal war" -- Troops to Boston -- The occupation begins -- Trumpets of sedition -- Death before impressment -- Soldiers and the law -- Coffee house brawl -- King Street showdown : John Mein -- Seider the martyr -- The Boston Massacre -- Preparation and procrastination -- Rex v. Preston -- Rex v. Wemms et al. -- The flame subsides
Control code
ocm35052210
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 372 p.
Isbn
9780393314830
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35052210
  • (OCoLC)35052210

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