As If An Enemy's Country: The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution

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As If an
ENEMY’S
Country
The British Occupation
of Boston and the
Origins of Revolution

RICHARD ARCHER

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Illustrations ix
  • Editor’s Note xi
  • Introduction - A Garrisoned Town xiii
  • Chapter 1 - Grenville’s Innovation 1
  • Chapter 2 - On the Brink 20
  • Chapter 3 - Power and the Opposition 39
  • Chapter 4 - An Accommodation of Sorts 48
  • Chapter 5 - The Townshend Blunder 65
  • Chapter 6 - A Momentous Decision 82
  • Chapter 7 - Camping on the Common 104
  • Chapter 8 - Occupation 123
  • Chapter 9 - The Merchants and John Mein 144
  • Chapter 10 - Prelude to a Tragedy 166
  • Chapter 11 - The Massacre on King Street 182
  • Chapter 12 - Aftermath 207
  • Conclusion - A Revolutionary Legacy 226
  • Acknowledgments 231
  • Notes 233
  • Works Cited 265
  • Index 275
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