Tracts of the American Revolution, 1763-1776 /
edited by Merrill Jensen.
Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, c1967.
lxxiv, 498 p. --
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Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill, c1967.
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Bibliography: p. lxxi-[lxxii]
Includes index.
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Table of Contents
Introduction: The Pamphlet Writers and Their Timesp. xiii
The Role of Pamphlets and Newspapers
British Policies and American Opposition, 1760-1766
British Policies and American Opposition, 1767-1770
The American Debate Over Independence, 1770-1776
Selected Bibliographyp. lxxi
Editor's Notep. lxxiii
An Essay on the Trade of the Northern Colonies (1764)p. 3
The Rights of the British Colonies Asserted and Proved (1764)p. 19
The Rights of Colonies Examined (1764)p. 41
A Letter from A Gentleman at Halifax to his Friend in Rhode Island (1765)p. 63
The Constitutional Courant: Containing Matters Interesting to Liberty, and No Wise Repugnant to Loyalty (1765)p. 79
Considerations on the Propriety of Imposing Taxes in the British Colonies, For the Purpose of Raising a Revenue, by Act of Parliament (1765)p. 94
An Inquiry into the Rights of the British Colonies (1766)p. 108
Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania to the Inhabitants of the British Colonies (1768)p. 127
The Nature and Extent of Parliamentary Power Considered (1768)p. 164
Extracts from the Proceedings of the Court of Vice-Admiralty (1769)p. 185
A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston (1770)p. 207
A State of the Rights of the Colonists (1772)p. 233
A Summary View of the Rights of British America (1774)p. 256
Massachusettensis and Novanglus (1774-1775)p. 277
A Candid Examination of the Mutual Claims of Great Britain, And the Colonies: With a Plan of Accommodation on Constitutional Principles (1775)p. 350
Common Sense Addressed to the Inhabitants of America (1776)p. 400
Plain Truth: Addressed to the Inhabitants of America, Containing, Remarks on a Late Pamphlet, Entitled Common Sense (1776)p. 447
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