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The Resource Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff

Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff

Label
Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world
Title
Liberty's exiles
Title remainder
American loyalists in the revolutionary world
Statement of responsibility
Maya Jasanoff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the end of the American Revolution, 60,000 Americans loyal to the British cause fled the United States and became refugees throughout the British Empire. This groundbreaking book offers the first global history of the loyalist exodus to Canada, the Caribbean, Sierra Leone, India, and beyond
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E277
LC item number
.J37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The spirit of 1783 -- pt. 1. Refugees -- Civil war -- An unsettling peace -- A new world disorder -- pt. 2. Settlers -- The heart of empire -- A world in the wilderness -- Loyal Americas -- pt. 3. Subjects -- Islands in a storm -- False refuge -- Promised land -- Empires of liberty -- Conclusion: Winners and losers -- Appendix: Measuring the exodus
Control code
ocn630500155
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781400041688
Lccn
2010023514
System control number
(OCoLC)630500155
Label
Liberty's exiles : American loyalists in the revolutionary world, Maya Jasanoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The spirit of 1783 -- pt. 1. Refugees -- Civil war -- An unsettling peace -- A new world disorder -- pt. 2. Settlers -- The heart of empire -- A world in the wilderness -- Loyal Americas -- pt. 3. Subjects -- Islands in a storm -- False refuge -- Promised land -- Empires of liberty -- Conclusion: Winners and losers -- Appendix: Measuring the exodus
Control code
ocn630500155
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781400041688
Lccn
2010023514
System control number
(OCoLC)630500155

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