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Liberty Men and Great Proprietors

Liberty Men and Great Proprietors (Paperback)

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This detailed exploration of the settlement of Maine beginning in the late eighteenth century illuminates the violent, widespread contests along the American frontier that served to define and complete the American Revolution. Taylor shows how Maine's militant settlers organized secret companies to defend their populist understanding of the Revolution.

History & PoliticsRegional & national historyHistory of the Americas Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press Publication Date: 31/05/1990 ISBN-13: 9780807842829  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Alan Taylor is professor of history at the University of California, Davis, and author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic.

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