TITLE

Prelude to Liberty

AUTHOR(S)
Berger, Brooke
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
U.S. News Digital Weekly;2/1/2013, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with author Kevin Phillips about the events and factors about the Revolutionary War that he feels have often been overlooked is presented. When asked about what will surprise readers about the American Revolution, he relates that the Congress of Philadelphia passed the Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms in July 1775. He also mentions economics, religion and ethnicity as some of the factors behind the revolt.
ACCESSION #
85271820

 

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