The beginning of American independence
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The beginning of American independence by Jerry A. Maddox

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Published by AuthorHouse in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English


  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Causes,
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775,
  • Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- 17th century,
  • Government, Resistance to -- United States -- History -- 18th century

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p.155-158).

StatementJerry A. Maddox.
LC ClassificationsE209 .M17 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 174 p. :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23713805M
ISBN 109781438928357, 9781438928364
LC Control Number2009292545

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