Chapter 24. The Tea Crisis and its Consequences, Through 1775

  1. Jack P. Greene and
  2. J. R. Pole
  1. David L. Ammerman

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch24

A Companion to the American Revolution

A Companion to the American Revolution

How to Cite

Ammerman, D. L. (2000) The Tea Crisis and its Consequences, Through 1775, in A Companion to the American Revolution (eds J. P. Greene and J. R. Pole), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210580

Online ISBN: 9780470756454

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Keywords:

  • tea crisis;
  • Boston tea party;
  • law;
  • coercive acts;
  • American revolution

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Tea Act of 1773

  • The Boston lea Party

  • The Reaction of the British Government

  • The First Continental Congress

  • Support for Congress in the Colonies

  • Reaction in Britain to the Congress

  • Summary