Analyze why the Boston Tea Party is often credited with precipitating the American Revolution and the signing of the Declaration of Independence in July 1776.

Analyze why the Boston Tea Party is often credited with precipitating the American Revolution and the signing of the Declaration of Independence in July 1776.

Textbook reference:
Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People,
Volume 1: To 1877
7th Edition, 2020
ISBN-13: 9780357022313
John M. Murrin, Pekka Hmlinen, Paul E. Johnson, Denver Brunsman, James
M. McPherson, Alice Fahs, Gary Gerstle, Emily S. Rosenberg, and Norman L.
Rosenberg
Cengage