By Jerome R. Reich
This quantity profiles a dozen British women and men, who, for various purposes, hostile the coverage of the British executive in the direction of its thirteen colonies earlier than and through the yank Revolution. Their activities helped organize the best way for the popularity of the USA as an self sustaining kingdom.
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3. Public Opinion—Great Britain—History—18th century. I. Title. 3—dc21 97-14520 CIP ISBN 13: 9780765600745(pbk) ISBN 13: 9780765600738(h bk) To my son Michael whose commitment and insight have been indispensable at all stages in the production of this volume. Contents 1. The Stage and the Players 2. Governor Pownall, Dean Tucker, and Major John Cartwright: Practical Idealists or Wishful Thinkers? 3. Pitt, Burke, and American Policy, 1763–1770 4. “Birds of a Feather”: John Wilkes and John Horne Tooke 5.
G. M. Brown, pp. 155–186. 6. T. Pownall, Administration of Colonies, I, p. 40. 7. , p. 166. 8. , p. 252. 9. , II, pp. 64–69. 10. , Josiah Tucker: A Selection from His Economic and Political Writings, and Walter E. Clark, Josiah Tucker: Economist. 11. Schuyler, Josiah Tucker, pp. 11–17. 12. Josiah Tucker, Four Letters on important National Subjects; Addressed to the Right Honorable the Earl of Shelburne, p. 2. 13. , p. 96. 14. , pp. 103–121. 15. , pp. 122–131. 16. , pp. 131–136. 17. , pp. 138–141.
2. 13. , p. 96. 14. , pp. 103–121. 15. , pp. 122–131. 16. , pp. 131–136. 17. , pp. 138–141. 18. , pp. 141–143. 19. Ibid, pp. 143–149. 20. , pp. 159–161. 21. , pp. 164–202. 22. , pp. 202–224. 23. Josiah Tucker, The Respective Pleas and Arguments of the Mother Country and of the Colonies, Distinctly Set Forth: and the Impossibility of a Compromise of Differences or a Mutual Concession of Rights Plainly Demonstrated, pp. iii–iv. 24. Ibid, pp. iv–xvi. 25. Ibid, p. 10. 26. Ibid, pp. 12–32. 27. Ibid, pp.