The Declaration of Independence in Historical Context

American State Papers, Petitions, Proclamations, and Letters of the Delegates to the First National Congresses
Author(s): 
Shain, Barry Alan
ISBN: 
9780300158748
Date published: 
January 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£85.00

Collects 174 letters, papers, petitions and proclamations from the years directly preceding the creation of the Declaration of Independence that challenge many of the dominant narratives that shape contemporary understanding of this all-important document.