Following the British troops dispatched from Ireland to Boston in 1768 to suppress colonial unrest, Dr.
Following the British troops dispatched from Ireland to Boston in 1768 to suppress colonial unrest, Dr. Zabin has uncovered the forgotten stories of the many regimental wives and children who accompanied these armies and who became neighbors to the colonists in Boston. When soldiers shot unarmed citizens in the street, it was these intensely human, now broken bonds that fueled what quickly became a bitterly fought American Revolution.
The talk will last approximately one hour on Zoom. Unsigned copies of the book are available for purchase online. Registration is required for this free event.
2118 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008