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This book tells about life in Boston, Massachusetts, from 1760 to 1773 Boston was one of the largest cities in the thirteen colonies of Great Britain At first, the people who live in Boston copied the way things were done in Britain But as time passed, they grew unhappy with the fact that they did not make their own laws By the 1760s, Bostonians felt they were paying too many taxes to Britain They felt they had no say in how their colony was being run People began to hold meetings to complain about the taxes and to talk about independence The Bostonians wanted to be free from Great Britain We have illustrated the book with paintings and drawings from colonial times and with artists ideas of how things looked then....

Title : Life in Colonial Boston (Picture the Past)
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ISBN : 1403437955
Format Type : Librarybinding
Language : English
Publisher : Heinemann September 8, 2003
Number of Pages : 32 pages
File Size : 682 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Life in Colonial Boston (Picture the Past) Reviews

  • Dan iel J. Farren Jr.
    2019-02-05 20:02

    My Granddaughter was studying about early colonial history and we had visited several sites on the Freedom Trail in Boston. This was a nice companion source of information for her. Well organized and written for young children.