Fries's Rebellion

Fries's Rebellion was the third in three popular uprisings immediately following the Revolution—after Shays's Rebellion and the Whiskey Rebellion—that directly challenged the still-fledgling federal government. This is the first book on the watershed event in early America.

Fries's Rebellion
The Enduring Struggle for the American Revolution

Paul Douglas Newman

2004 | 272 pages | Cloth $49.95 | Paper $22.50
American History
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Table of Contents

Preface
Prologue: "The Constitution Sacred, No Gagg Laws, Liberty or Death"

1. Liberty
2. Order
3. Resistance
4. Rebellion
5. Repression
6. Injustice

Epilogue: Die Zeiten von '99
Notes
Index
Acknowledgments