Boston Massacre In the second half of the eighteenth century, Boston was a major shipping town and also a centre where most of the resistant rallieswere held against the various taxation Acts imposed by the British Parliament.
Such rallies more often turned into violent ones leading to firing and bloodshed.
On June 10th the British troops acquisitioned the colonial ship Liberty because, they claimed, the ship had been involved in smuggling actions.
This prompted great outrage from the colonists and riots among the local sailors began to occur.
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Once you place your order you will receive an email with the password.After a British officer had been accused of not paying his bill at a local tavern, he struck one of the employees with a musket. A crowd of angry protestors began to gather and by the evening the number reached between 300 and 400.The crowd grew increasingly angry and the British officers increasingly found themselves the object of spite and advancing physical threats.He began to instruct the colonies that they needed to cease resistance operations to the British laws.As the colonists continued their resistance to the Townshend Acts, the British government responded by sending military enforcement to the colonies to ensure they followed the new regulations.This unprecedented catastrophe called Nanjing Massacre, or the Rape of Nanking, was a living hell for its victims and until present time it a symbol of Japanese militarism in......Tlatelolco Massacre All these centuries have brought different types of incidents to occur in this world, incidents which are of a cruel and harsh nature.However, after the end of the World War 2, the true regarding the invasion of Japanese in Nanjing was revealed: the entrance of Japanese in Nanjing has been followed by a massacre (Li, Sabella and Liu 2002).Later, it was revealed that the Japanese soldiers were......?The crowd slowly encroached on the British soldiers’ positions and eventually the other British officers that had been accompanying Montgomery fired into the crowd, injuring many and murdering five individuals.These events would be used as fodder for propaganda for a populace that was already thirsting for rebellion. Nanjing Massacre Introduction The Nanjing Massacre took place in the context of the Asian-Pacific war, which lasted for about 15 years, from 1931 up to 1945 (Li, Sabella and Liu 2002).