The Eve of Revolution: The Colonial Adventures of Benjamin Wilcox (I Am American Series)

The Eve of Revolution: The Colonial Adventures of Benjamin Wilcox (I Am American Series)

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Overview

It Is 1769, and ship's boy Benjamin Wilcox is visiting cities along the American coast. Boston is near rebellion, but not all the Colonies feel the same. In this fictional story rich with factual information, Barbara Burt brings to life the eve of the American Revolution.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780792252115
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication date: 06/10/2003
Series: I Am American Series
Pages: 40
Product dimensions: 7.03(w) x 8.91(h) x 0.16(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Seeds of Revolution4
Chapter 1Rumblings Reach the Countryside7
Chapter 2Boston: Rebellion on the Rise13
Chapter 3Philadelphia: City of Ideas and Inventions19
Chapter 4Charleston: A Different Way of Life25
Chapter 5Tensions Erupt: The Boston Massacre35
Epilogue39
Glossary40

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