Our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor the forging of American independence, 1774-1776 /
In 1774 American independence was hardly inevitable-indeed, most Americans found it neither desirable nor likely. When delegates from the thirteen colonies gathered in September 1774, they were, in the words of John Adams, "a gathering of strangers." With their differing interests and cult...
|Published:||New York : Basic Books, 2013.|
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