Loyalists in New York City During the Revolution

Ruma Chopra talked about her book Unnatural Rebellion: Loyalists in New York City During the Revolution. Thousands of colonists rejected… read more

Ruma Chopra talked about her book Unnatural Rebellion: Loyalists in New York City During the Revolution. Thousands of colonists rejected the War for American Independence and many fled to the British stronghold of New York City. The loyalists looked upon the British as natural allies in religion, language, and blood and thought the violence of rebellion was unnecessary and unlawful. close

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Loyalists in New York City During the Revolution

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 19, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 6, 2013

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  • May 19, 2013 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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