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Over the course of the semester, we have read a number of authors who put forth their individual theories regarding the epistemology of history. Theory, in history, attempts to look at history in a broad sense and attempts to find patterns which will clue the historian into what he or she can know, versus what he or she can only stipulate. 1,852 more words
Background of the American Revolution
Following an incident in Boston, the selectmen of the town order a report sent to England.
I have been in constant panic, since I heard of troops assembling in Boston, lest the madness of mobs, or the interference of soldiers, or both, when too near each other, might occasion some mischief difficult to be prevented or repaired, and which might spread far and wide… 7,915 more words
Today is the anniversary of the Boston Massacre. In 1770, things got bit heated one evening, and when it was over, the first blood of the Revolution had been spilled… 231 more words