U.S. History

Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party & the Making of America

Benjamin Carp

About the Program

Benjamin Carp talks about the causes and impact of the Boston Tea Party (December 16, 1773).  He spoke at the David Library of the American Revolution. 

About the Authors

Benjamin Carp

Benjamin Carp is an associate professor of history at Tufts University and the author of "Rebels Rising: Cities and the American Revolution." 


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Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party & the Making of America

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, December 26th at 7pm (ET)
  • Sunday, December 12th at 2:45pm (ET)
  • Sunday, December 5th at 8am (ET)
  • Saturday, December 4th at 12pm (ET)
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