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Boston Tea Party

by Pamela Duncan Edwards

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Published by Putnam Juvenile .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsHenry Cole (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7471431M
ISBN 100399233571
ISBN 109780399233579
OCLC/WorldCa44425370

  The Boston Tea Party famously saw the destruction of the almost chests worth of tea, tossed into the harbor by “Indians” on Decem Initial reports described “the total destruction of the Teas aboard the Ships Dartmouth, William, & Eleanor and the Beaver”—the four ships bringing the East India Company’s tea to Boston in   “The Boston Tea Party” by Steven Kroll and illustrated by Peter Fiore is a Historical Fiction book that took place between April to April It gives all the events that lead up to the 4/5(2).

The Boston Tea Party. High/Low Graphic Books. Tensions were high in the American colonies in Struggling to pay for a recent war with France, Great Britain levied a series of taxes on goods needed by the colonists, while ignoring their calls for representation in government. After a public outcry caused the British parliament to repeal.   Each book uses humorous illustrations to depict the sometimes dark and horrific side of life during important eras in history. This book uses humor to recount the events leading up to the colonists' defiant act against the British, describing the Boston Tea Party itself, as well as providing a brief history of the American : Scholastic, Inc.

  The Boston Tea Party In Boston Harbor, a group of Massachusetts colonists disguised as Mohawk Indians board three British tea ships and dump chests of tea into the harbor. Read this book on Questia. This riveting overview of the Boston Tea Party examines the significance of the events that took place before, during, and after the incident and examines the historical, political, and sociological impact on America today.


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The Boston Tea Party is a familiar tale, but the story leading up to it goes beyond the drama of that one night. Pamela Duncan Edwards' unique take on this event gets to the root of the story as this prelude to the Revolutionary War unfolds/5(6). This book gives the story of the Boston Tea Party.

It begins by talking about when the ship full of tea came to the harbor and why the people did not want the tea. It then talks about the men who disguised themselves as Mohawk Indians and went aboard the tea ships.

The tea was then thrown overboard on all of the ships while the towns people watched/5. The Boston Tea Party (Northeastern Classics Edition) Paperback – Decem Cited by: The Boston Tea Party is a familiar tale, but the story leading up to it goes beyond the drama of that one night.

Pamela Duncan Edwards' unique take on this event gets to the root of the story as this prelude to the Revolutionary War unfolds/5. Samuel Adams and the Boston Tea Party (Graphic Heroes of the American Revolution) Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).

The creators of Livingstone Mouse and Warthogs in the Kitchen travel back towhen King George III's export tax on tea precipitated the Boston Tea Party. Ably targeting her audience, Edwards. Tea Overboard (The Boston Tea Party book Tea Party, ): Play With taxation mounting and nearly crippling the 13 original colonies, something had to be done.

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The Boston Tea Party was a political protest that occurred on Decemat Griffin’s Wharf in Boston, Massachusetts. American colonists, frustrated and angry at Britain for imposing “taxation without representation,” dumped chests of tea, imported by the British East India Company into the harbor.

After a public outcry caused the British parliament to repeal most of the taxes, King George III decided to keep the tax on tea while granting a monopoly on the tea trade to the East India Company.

The move caused outrage among colonial leaders in Boston, including Samuel Adams and John Hancock (a prominent tea smuggler). The Boston Tea Party () With engaging pictures and text, this nonfiction narrative of one of the historic events leading up to the American Revolution.

This illustrated story outlines the events, the emotions, and the key figures of this momentous and unifying event. The Boston Tea Party was a political protest by the Sons of Liberty. Some (not many) of the protestors disguised themselves as Native Americans and, in defiance of the Tea Act ofdestroyed an entire shipment of tea sent by the East India Company.

They boarded the ships and threw the chests of tea into Boston Harbor. Boston Tea Party Time Line Activity Sheet – Be sure to include when the different taxes were enacted, the Boston Massacre, when the three tea ships arrived in Boston, as well as the date of the Boston tea party.

Boston Tea Party Activity Sheet England’s Response Activity Sheet. Download (PDF, KB). Boston Tea Party, In the contest between British Parliament and the American colonists before the Revolution, Parliament, when repealing the Townshend Acts, had retained the tea tax, partly as a symbol of its right to tax the colonies, partly to aid the financially embarrassed East India Company.

The colonists tried to prevent the consignees from accepting taxed tea and were successful in New York and. Boston Tea Party Book Chapter 1: Revolutionary War The war started when the colonists got angry about the king’s taxes and wanted to be Free.

The Boston Tea Party was when people dumped tea overboard. I will describe the the Boston Tea party in later chapters. During the war the colonists were. The Boston Tea Party stands as an iconic event of the American Revolution—outraged by the tax on tea, American colonists chose to destroy the tea by dumping it into the water.

Learn all about the famed colonialists who fought against the British Monarchy, and read about this act of 5/5(5). Protected and preserved for more than two centuries, the Robinson Tea Chest is the only known surviving tea chest from the Boston Tea Party of Experience the compelling history of this significant artifact from its humble beginnings in China through the Boston Tea Party and being handed down through the generations.

The Boston Tea Party stands as an iconic event of the American Revolution—outraged by the tax on tea, American colonists chose to destroy the tea by dumping it into the water.

Learn all about the famed colonialists who fought against the British Monarchy, and read about this act of rebellion from our history!/5(88). The Boston Tea Party was a political and mercantile protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, Massachusetts, on Decem The target was the Tea Act ofwhich allowed the British East India company to sell tea from China in American colonies without paying taxes apart from those imposed by the Townshend Acts.

American Patriots strongly opposed the taxes in the Caused by: Tea Act. What Was the Boston Tea Party by Kathleen Krull is a great social studies genre book for children. This book is best suited for children in 5th through 6th grade. I would use this during social studies as a supplement to learning about the Boston Tea Party or for literature circles in English language arts/5.Boston Tea Party, (Decem ), incident in which chests of tea belonging to the British East India Company were thrown from ships into Boston Harbor .The Boston Tea Party (initially referred to by John Adams as the Destruction of the Tea in Boston) was a political protest by the Sons of Liberty in B.