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Author Chopra, Ruma.

Title Unnatural rebellion [electronic resource] : loyalists in New York City during the Revolution / Ruma Chopra.

Imprint Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, c2011.

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 304 p.
Series Jeffersonian America
Jeffersonian America.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Natural rights and natural ties : Britons in New York City -- "Uncommon phrenzy" : rebel usurpation, 1774-1776 -- "Quicken others by our example" : New Yorkers welcome the British -- "Lord pity this poor country" : loyalist resilience -- "Diversity of sentiments on the future conduct of the war" : loyalist clamor -- "A certificate of their necessity" : a mix of refugees and rules -- "The die had been cast" : loyalist divisions -- "Look yo Tory crew, and see what George your king can do" : loyalists unprotected -- Conclusion : loyalist patriotism exceeds loyalist power.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject American loyalists -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780813931098 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813931166 (e-book)

 
    
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