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The Ordeal of Thomas Hutchinson

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$41.00 • £32.95 • €37.00

ISBN 9780674641617

Publication Date: 01/01/1976

Academic Trade

448 pages

2 line-art, 26 halftones

Belknap Press


  • Preface
  • 1. Success of the Acquisitive Man: Portrait of the Provincial Bourgeois
  • 2. The Face of Revolution
  • 3. Law and Order, Liberty and Empire
  • 4. The Furies
  • 5. The Captive
  • 6. The Failure of Reason
  • 7. The “Scape-Goat”
  • 8. Exile
  • 9. World’s End
  • Epilogue
  • Hutchinson Genealogy
  • Appendix. The Losers: Notes on the Historiography of Loyalism
  • Note on the Hutchinson Manuscripts
  • Index

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