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Author Schiel, Katy.

Title The Whiskey Rebellion : an early challenge to America's new government / Katy Schiel.

Imprint New York : Rosen Pub. Group, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 973.43 SCH    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 32 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Series Life in the new American nation
Note "Rosen Central primary source."
Includes index.
Contents The stirrings of rebellion -- The troubles begin -- The federal government's show of strength -- The aftermath.
Summary Discusses the first challenge to the new federal government of the United States, which began in 1794 when citizens of western Pennsylvania took up arms to fight against a new federal excise tax on whiskey.
Subject Whiskey Rebellion, Pa., 1794 -- Juvenile literature.
Whiskey Rebellion, Pa., 1794.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania -- History -- 1775-1865.
ISBN 0823940446 (alk. paper) : $21.25
0823942627 (pbk.)

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