The man who sparked the revolution

Swegart, Kathryn Griffin
June 1993
Yankee;Jun93, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p58
Profiles lawyer James Otis. Reputation as the man who sparked the American Revolution; Speech denouncing the writs of assistance issued by the British Crown; Reaction of John Adams to the speech; Mental injury following a British commissioner's assault; Retirement to the Osgood farm in Andover, Massachusetts.


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