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    The Revolutionary War started in April of 1775, with the battles at Lexington and Concord. This war would mark the beginnings of the United States as a nation, fighting against the most powerful fighting force at the time, the British Army and Navy. This conflict would go on for a brutal 6 years until the final British surrender at Yorktown on October 17, 1781. In the end, both sides have lost tens of thousands of men, but how did it all start? The Conflict has its star with the rising tensions between

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    Running head: Paine Thomas Paine’s Role in the Revolutionary War Dallin Hodgkin Mountain View High School Paine What sparks a revolution? What motivates the average man to rise up against everything he’s ever known? There have been many revolutions that have taken place in the past and each one has had different elements that powered them. The revolutionary war is an example of one such revolution. But what gave it power? There are two main ideas that start revolutions

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    In battling the British in the Revolutionary War, the American rebels did just as the great French military and political leader, Napoleon Bonaparte advised, “Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake”. Though there were a great deal of missed opportunities and misguided actions taken by both sides of this war, none were as great as those by the ministers in London and British Generals Howe and Burgoyne. However, of these three, one held a great deal of responsibility for Britain’s failure

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    The word revolutionary means to have a dramatic change in all aspects such as social, political, and economic views. The Revolutionary war was a rebellion from the tyranny of the monarchy from England. The revolutionary war had a lot of changes to the way countries work. There was social, political, and economic change, but the changes in women’s rights, indian rights, and black’s freedoms were also changes as well. These changes in those people’s rights did not happen until many years after the

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    times leading up to the Revolutionary War. These times include: Navigation Act, French and Indian War, Sugar Act, The stamp Act, Boston Massacre, Townsend Act, The Boston Tea Party, and the Intolerable Acts. All of these events are important in leading to the Revolutionary War. This essay will go into detail about the events leading up to the Revolutionary War. Starting with, the Navigation Act. The Navigation Act was the first event leading up to the Revolutionary War. The Navigation Act is where

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    Revolutionary War Taylor Hunter ENG/101 October 26, 2014 The battle of Trenton and Princeton began to erupt in the same year of the Revolutionary War. The Revolutionary War had started because the Americans wanted the same rights the as the British citizens had. The British refused to give Americans the same rights because they (British) didn’t think the Americans shouldn’t be represented as a part of the British Parliament, instead their (British) minds were more focused on building

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    change of conditions”, the Revolutionary War was unquestionably a revolution. In determining whether the Revolutionary War was revolutionary or not, one must assess the extent to which society transformed before, throughout, and after the war. Although some colonists sought to preserve the rights they enjoyed from tradition and custom, the Revolutionary War can be described as “revolutionary” because men put their life as well as their honor on the line to fight in a war when triumph seemed an unreachable

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    subject to learn about in History is spies. With the ideas of secret ink and leaving important documents at Dead Drops would be someone’s dream to live. That does not mean that every story of a spy ended up that way. Several spies during the Revolutionary war were hanged if caught. Though, one major traitor in the United States did not get hanged. He escaped to England. The life of spies is quite different then what people imagine. Even the founding fathers of the United States of America played such

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    The Revolutionary war was incredibly revolutionary because it was the transformation from the colonies to the United States of America, they escaped the deathly tax and escaped from the Proclamation of 1763, and now they transformed from a horrible Parliament to a democracy and a change to a more moderate class. The revolution now sparked a beginning of an America without being under the rule of King George the third and Britain (Declaration of Independance and the tearing down of the Statue Royale

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    The Revolutionary war another name for the war of independence and lasted from 1775 and ended 1783. There was a lot of tension between the 13 colonies and the British Monarchy. Smaller battles between British troops and smaller militias near Lexington and Concord kicked off the war. And by 1777 the rebels began a full scale war on Great Britain. The war turned into an international conflict when France joined the war and sided with the American colonists in 1778. With the help of the French the British

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