Independence from Great Britain through the American Revolution

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The American Revolution was a war for Independence that started in 1775 and ended in 1783. It ultimately led to the 13 United colonies separating from Britain due to controversies that consisted over a period of time. There were many problems that could have led to the start of the American Revolution; there were many factors that played a major role in its rise for independence. One being the Colonies difference of opinion regarding the way they were treated by Great Britain and how they felt they should be treated. The Americans felt as though they should have the same entitlements as the Englishmen, and the British thought the Americans should do what every was best for the sake of the monarch and legislature. As time progress the situations between the Colonies and Britain continued to escalate. No one factor played a role in its separation there were many factors. For instance the French and Indian War which took place in 1754 and ended in 1763 a war won by British that caused them to be in debt because of the highly priced equipment for King George’s III army. He imposed taxes on the colonies to pay off the debt of the war, without the colonies knowledge which started more problems and tensions throughout the colonies. It also could have been the unfair policies like the Proclamation of 1763 which should have given them unlimited possibilities for the colonists. But instead it turned out to be more about control for Britain, the proclamation ended up putting a

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