Quickly and efficiently, armed with axes and knives, intimidated the sailors and rose tea boxes hold the cover (reasonable evidence that some of the "Indians" were indeed dockworkers). They opened the boxes and threw the tea overboard.
In the Boston Tea Party of 1773, some American colonists destroyed tea to protest a British tax.
On Tuesday December 16, 1773 was held in Boston, Massachusetts, the Boston Tea Party called (in English: Boston Tea Party) ?, in which he jumped into the sea a whole shipment of tea. It was an act of protest by American colonists against Britain and is considered a forerunner of the American Revolutionary War.
The Boston Tea Party on Deember 16th, 1773.
The rebellion of the settlers in the port of Boston was born as a result of the approval by Britain in 1773 the Tea Act, which taxed the importation into the metropolis of different products, including tea, to benefit the British East India Company eastern settlers who boycotted buying tea from the Netherlands.
What a party!