Occupied America

In Occupied America, Donald F. Johnson chronicles the everyday lives of ordinary people living under British military occupation during the American Revolution. Focusing on port cities, Johnson recovers how Americans navigated dire hardships, balanced competing attempts to secure their loyalty, and in the end rejected restored royal rule.

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  • Author : Donald F. Johnson
  • Publisher : Early American Studies
  • Pages : 304 pages
  • ISBN : 0812252543
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Occupied America

Occupied America
  • Author : Donald F. Johnson
  • Publisher : Early American Studies
  • Release : 12 April 2021
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In Occupied America, Donald F. Johnson chronicles the everyday lives of ordinary people living under British military occupation during the American Revolution. Focusing on port cities, Johnson recovers how Americans navigated dire hardships, balanced competing attempts to secure their loyalty, and in the end rejected restored royal rule.

Occupied America

Occupied America
  • Author : Rodolfo F. Acuna,Rodolfo Acuña,Rodolfo Acuna
  • Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
  • Release : 12 April 2021
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Authored by one of the most influential and highly-regarded voices of Chicano history and ethnic studies, Occupied America is the most definitive introduction to Chicano history. This comprehensive overview of Chicano history is passionately written and extensively researched. With a concise and engaged narrative, and timelines that give students a context for pivotal events in Chicano history, Occupied America illuminates the struggles and decisions that frame Chicano identity today.

Occupy!

Occupy!
  • Author : Astra Taylor
  • Publisher : Verso Books
  • Release : 17 December 2011
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Explores the history of the Occupy Wall Street movement, offering first-hand accounts of its early days and examining protesters' goals and demands.

Occupied America

Occupied America
  • Author : Rodolfo Acuña
  • Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
  • Release : 12 April 2021
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View our feature on Allen Steele's Coyote Horizon. The colonial world of Coyote has become the last, best hope of humankind. But Hawk Thompson has learned something about the aliens who also call Coyote home-and his knowledge will change human history.

Occupy

Occupy
  • Author : Noam Chomsky
  • Publisher : Zuccotti Park Press
  • Release : 12 April 2021
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With urgency and clarity, Noam Chomsky speaks with the movement as it transitions from occupying tent camps to occupying the national conscience

Laying Down the Law

Laying Down the Law
  • Author : R. W. Kostal
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 15 October 2019
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After WWII, U.S. leaders sought to create liberal rule-of-law regimes in Germany and Japan, but the effort was often unsuccessful. Kostal argues that the manifest failings of America’s own rule-of-law democracy were partially to blame, weakening U.S. credibility and resolve and revealing the country’s ambiguous status as a global moral authority.

Anything But Mexican

Anything But Mexican
  • Author : Rodolfo F. Acuna
  • Publisher : Verso
  • Release : 14 April 2020
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Originally published in the tumult of 1996, in an era of new nativism and panic about the Latinization of America, Anything But Mexican solidified Rodolfo Acu a's place as "the W.E.B. Du Bois of Chicano Studies." A stirring, insightful chronicle of Los Angeles's working class chicanos, this new edition brings their story and struggles up to present day.

The Disaffected

The Disaffected
  • Author : Aaron Sullivan
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release : 15 March 2019
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Elizabeth and Henry Drinker of Philadelphia were no friends of the American Revolution. Yet neither were they its enemies. The Drinkers were a merchant family who, being Quakers and pacifists, shunned commitments to both the Revolutionaries and the British. They strove to endure the war uninvolved and unscathed. They failed. In 1777, the war came to Philadelphia when the city was taken and occupied by the British army. Aaron Sullivan explores the British occupation of Philadelphia, chronicling the experiences of a

The Good Occupation

The Good Occupation
  • Author : Susan L. Carruthers
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release : 14 November 2016
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Waged for a just cause, World War II was America’s good war. Yet for millions of GIs, the war did not end with the enemy’s surrender. From letters, diaries, and memoirs, Susan Carruthers chronicles the intimate thoughts and feelings of ordinary servicemen and women whose difficult mission was to rebuild nations they had recently worked to destroy.

The Occupation of Havana

The Occupation of Havana
  • Author : Elena A. Schneider
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release : 29 October 2018
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In 1762, British forces mobilized more than 230 ships and 26,000 soldiers, sailors, and enslaved Africans to attack Havana, one of the wealthiest and most populous ports in the Americas. They met fierce resistance. Spanish soldiers and local militias in Cuba, along with enslaved Africans who were promised freedom, held off the enemy for six suspenseful weeks. In the end, the British prevailed, but more lives were lost in the invasion and subsequent eleven-month British occupation of Havana than during the entire Seven