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Ethnic contribution to the American Revolution

Ethnic contribution to the American Revolution

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Published by Westfield Bicentennial Committee in Westfield, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, Foreign.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHistorical journal of western Massachusetts.
      Statementedited by Frederick Harling and Martin Kaufman.
      ContributionsHarling, Frederick., Kaufman, Martin, 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE269.F67 E86
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p. :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4952522M
      LC Control Number76380735

      One of the developments in lateth-century American literature was the increase of literature written by and about ethnic minorities beyond African Americans and Jewish Americans. This development came alongside the growth of the Civil Rights Movement and its corollary, the ethnic pride movement, which led to the creation of Ethnic Studies programs in most major .   During the American Revolution, thousands of black Americans jumped into the war, on both sides of the unlike their white counterparts, they weren’t just fighting for independence Author: Colette Coleman.

        How the Irish Won the American Revolution written by Phillip Thomas Tucker explores how the Scotch-Irish influenced the American Revolution and how it played out. The Irish were major players in the American struggle for the nation’s creation and its liberty if not for any other reason that their vast numbers in colonial America/5. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      The book Rise of the Unmeltable Ethnics () explored the resurgence of white ethnic pride that happened in America at the time. Polish Americans (and Poles around the world) were elated by the election of Pope John Paul II in Hale remains part of popular lore connected with the American Revolution for his purported last words, “I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country." Benjamin Tallmadge In November , George Washington charged Major Benjamin Tallmadge with creating a spy ring in New York City, the site of British headquarters.


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