Great New York Fire of 1776 A Lost Story of the American Revolution
ISBN: HB: 9780300246957, Yale University Press, February 2023
352 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 30 black&white illus.
Who set the mysterious fire that burned down much of New York City shortly after the British took the city during the Revolutionary War? New York City, the strategic center of the Revolutionary War, was the most important place in North America in 1...
Defiance of the Patriots The Boston Tea Party and the Making of America
ISBN: PB: 9780300178128, Yale University Press, September 2011
328 pp., 23.4x15.4 cm, 33 black&white illus.
On the evening of December 16, 1773, a group of disguised Bostonians boarded three merchant ships and dumped more than forty-six tons of tea into Boston Harbour. The Boston Tea Party, as it later came to be known, was an audacious and revolutionary a...