Significance of the Boston Tea Party in American history

What is the significance of the Boston Tea Party in American history? Please provide a short explanation of at least 300-500 words.

Disclaimer: It is illegal to use the research material ordered on this website for other than research purposes. You must quote the sources appropriately. The company bears no responsibility for the use of research work, not intended for education use, the work is sold as-is with the highest quality and service available and written by freelancers.