9780670025121

1775: A Good Year for Revolution

Kevin Phillips

ISBN 10: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7
ISBN 13: 9780670025121
Publisher: Viking Adult
Publication Date: 2012-11-27
Binding: Hardcover
Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:

The contrarian historian and analyst upends the conventional reading of the American RevolutionIn 1775, iconoclastic historian and bestselling author Kevin Phillips punctures the myth that 1776 was the watershed year of the American Revolution. He suggests that the great events and confrontations of 1775—Congress’s belligerent economic ultimatums to Britain, New England’s rage militaire, the exodus of British troops and expulsion of royal governors up and down the seaboard, and the new provincial congresses and hundreds of local  committees that quickly reconstituted local authority in Patriot hands­—achieved a  sweeping Patriot control of territory and local government that Britain was never able to overcome.  These each added to the Revolution’s essential momentum so when the British finally attacked in great strength the following year, they could not regain the control they had lost in 1775.Analyzing the political climate, economic structures, and military preparations, as well as the roles of ethnicity, religion, and class, Phillips tackles the eighteenth century with the same skill and insights he has shown in analyzing contemporary politics and economics.  The result is a dramatic narrative brimming with original insights. 1775 revolutionizes our understanding of America’s origins.


 

1775: A Good Year for Revolution: Search Results

1.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: Whiteysbooks (Staten Island, NY, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Viking Adult. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0670025127 This is a hardcover book with dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 243.X3

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 7.75
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
2.
1775 A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 9780670025121)
Kevin Phillips
Bookseller: Castle Rock (Bedford, NS, Canada)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New * All orders are processed and shipped from Las Vegas, NV USA *. Bookseller Inventory # 97806700251211.0

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 14.55
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
From Canada to U.S.A.
3.
1775 (ISBN: 9780670025121)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: Paperbackshop-US (Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: PENGUIN GROUP, 2012. Hardback. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US. Bookseller Inventory # VP-9780670025121

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 19.90
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
4.
1775 Format: B-Hardcover (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Phillips, Kevin (Author)
Bookseller: Indoo (Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: Penguin Putnam. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0670025127

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 21.99
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
5.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 9780670025121)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: BargainBookStores (Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 4

Book Description: Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 6001238

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 24.52
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
6.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: BookShop4U (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: Viking Adult. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0670025127 Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # Z0670025127ZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 28.63
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
7.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: Bookhouse (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 2

Book Description: Viking Adult. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0670025127 Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # Z0670025127ZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 28.63
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
8.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: Urbookstore1 (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: Viking Adult. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0670025127 Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # Z0670025127ZN

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 28.63
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
9.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Phillips, Kevin
Bookseller: Murray Media (MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 7

Book Description: Viking Adult. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0670025127

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 30.79
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
10.
1775: A Good Year for Revolution (Hardcover) (ISBN: 0670025127 / 0-670-02512-7)
Kevin Phillips
Bookseller: Bobs Books (JRM) (Romulus, MI, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 160mm x 36mm x 236mm. Hardcover. The contrarian historian and analyst upends the conventional reading of the American RevolutionIn "1775," iconoclastic historian and bestselling author Kevin Phillips punctures t.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 656 pages. 0.975. Bookseller Inventory # 9780670025121

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 31.73
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book