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history of the public revenue, from the revolution in 1688, to Christmas 1753

James Postlethwayt

history of the public revenue, from the revolution in 1688, to Christmas 1753

with an appendix completing the same to Christmas 1758. Containing a minute and comprehensive view of all our public transactions relative to money and trade, within the said period ...

by James Postlethwayt

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Published by Printed for the author, and sold by J. Knapton in London .
Written in English

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  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Finance -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy James Postlethwayt, F.R.S.
      ContributionsPre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ1013 .P8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 352 p.
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6987126M
      LC Control Number07025944
      OCLC/WorldCa6791820

      Born in Boston in , died in ; settled in Philadelphia in ; Postmaster of Philadelphia in ; discovered the identity of lightning with electricity in ; proposed a “Plan of Union” at Albany in ; Colonial Agent for Pennsylvania in England, –62 and –75; Member of the Second Continental Congress in ; Member of the Committee which drew up the Declaration of. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. THE CENTURY OF REVOLUTION .

      The history of the national debt, from the revolution in to the beginning of the year with a preliminary account of the debts contracted previous to that era / by: Grellier, J. J. Published: (). The French & Indian War (Seven Years War) comes to an end as France surrenders. Along with the victory, British accumulated a large debt. In order to help pay its expenses, it decided to have the American Colonies pay their part for the war.

      The American Revolution Paul Revere, Landing of the Troops, c. Courtesy American Antiquarian Society. Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike International (CC BY-NC-SA I. Introduction In the s, Benjamin Rush, a native of Philadelphia, recounted a visit to Parliament. Upon seeing the king’s throne in the House of Lords, Rush said he “felt as if he walked. But, like Hill, he also manages to write in a way that is both contentious and thought-provoking. This is not the definitive history of the revolution, but it is a book that will prompt intense historical debate for many years to come. Ted Vallance's "The Glorious Revolution: - Britain's Fight for Liberty" is published by Abacus (£).


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History of the public revenue, from the revolution in 1688, to Christmas 1753 by James Postlethwayt Download PDF EPUB FB2

The history of the public revenue, from the revolution into Christmas ; with an appendix completing the same to Christmas Containing a minute and comprehensive view of all our public transactions relative to money and trade, within the said period.

The history of the public revenue, from the revolution into Christmas [Ressource électronique]: with an appendix completing the same to Christmas containing a minute and comprehensive view of all our public transactions relative to money and trade, within the said period / by James Postlethwayt.

The history of the public revenue, from the revolution into Christmas with an appendix completing the same to Christmas containing a minute and comprehensive view of all our public transactions relative to money and trade, within the said period.

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