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The reluctant rebels

Lynn Montross

The reluctant rebels

the story of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789.

by Lynn Montross

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Published by Barnes & Noble in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Continental Congress.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [433]-438.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE303 .M82 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 467 p.
      Number of Pages467
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4884922M
      ISBN 10038903973X
      LC Control Number76014869
      OCLC/WorldCa88911

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Colonial 'Revolutionaries' Were Reluctant Rebels George Washington was a military veteran with a checkered past.

John Adams was a farmer turned lawyer. And according to historian Jack Rakove, the men we know as America's Founding Fathers were, in general, disinclined to revolt.