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Minot, George Richards (1758-1802) The History of the insurrection, in Massachusetts, in the year 1776, and the rebellion consequent thereon

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05949 Author/Creator: Minot, George Richards (1758-1802) Place Written: Worchester, Massachusetts Type: Book Date: 1788 Pagination: 192 p. ; 23 x 15 cm.

Summary of Content: First edition copy published by Isaiah Thomas. Gives a historical account of Shay's Rebellion. Late 19th century binding by P. V. Sanford.

Background Information: George R. Minot was an American jurist and historian. He made his mark as the historian of Shays' Rebellion with this work, and was one of the founding members of ...the Massachusetts Historical Society. (Taken from a brief inscription on the free endpaper of the book.)See More

People: Minot, George Richards, 1758-1802

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRebellionShays' Rebellion

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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