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On the fifteenth of December an address to the king was moved in the House of
Lords , urging that immediate steps be taken to apprehend the persons
responsible for the late disorders in Boston , — particularly those connected with
The Boston massacre , in March , 1770 , greatly imbittered popular feeling for a
time in Massachusetts , and made that colony more than ever the leader of the
colonial resistance ; but with reasonable moderation on the part of the colonies
The Boston Port Act closed the port of Boston to commerce , save in foods , and
transferred the customs business to Salem . The Massachusetts Government Act
so altered the charter of the colony as to provide for the appointinent of ...
The Boston Port Act went into effect on the first day of June . On the seventeenth ,
the Massachusetts House of Representatives issued a call for a congress of the
colonies , to meet in Philadelphia on the first of September . Delegates from ...
BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE EDITIONS of Burke ' s writings were published in
Boston , in 1839 , in 9 volumes ; in London , in 1852 and 1898 , in 8 and 12
volumes , respectively ; and in Bohn ' s British Classics , 1855 - 64 , in 8 volumes .
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This well-crafted address was presented as a series of suggestions for a way to conciliate the American colonists and avoid a revolt. The common-sense points that Burke makes and the ways that he goes ... Leer reseña completa