The Radicalism of the American Revolution

by Gordon S. Wood
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The Radicalism of the American Revolution

The entire premise of Gordon Wood’s history of the American Revolution is intended to challenge the “existing history on the subject.” Early in his introduction to The Radicalism of the American...

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The Radicalism of the American Revolution

This question is still hotly debated among historians. Some argue that the changes were primarily political, in the sense that the colonies gained "home rule" and paved the way to proceed with...

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The Radicalism of the American Revolution

Although The Radicalism of the American Revolution is about the American Revolution, it does not limit itself to the time period when the Revolutionary War was actually going on. Instead, it...

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The Radicalism of the American Revolution

American historian and Brown University Professor Emeritus Gordon Wood (b. 1933) tackles an interesting question in his Pulitzer Prize winning work The Radicalism of the American Revolution...

Latest answer posted September 20, 2019, 7:45 pm (UTC)

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