Perspectives on the American Revolution A Bicentennial Contribution by George G. Suggs

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Published by Southern Illinois Univ Pr (Tx) .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History,
  • Revolution, 1775-1783,
  • United States,
  • Addresses, essays, lectures

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7976588M
ISBN 100809308274
ISBN 109780809308279
OCLC/WorldCa2894090

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The American Revolution resulted in the United States of America becoming a new country with independence from Britain. The American Revolution, like many wars, divided people: brother against brother, mother against daughter, neighbor against neighbor.

American colonists had different perspectives on fighting for independence from Britain. Moving beyond traditional texts, this revealing volume explores the world of the average citizens who played an integral part in the Revolutionary era of American history.

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Description In this unit, students will explore colonial perspectives on the Revolutionary War. Students will read and analyze short informational texts and primary source documents to build background knowledge about the American Revolution and the reasons colonists became either Patriots who fought for independence, or Loyalists who fought to remain a part of Great Britain.

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In the United States, our history courses teach us that the American Revolution began after Parliament and King George III instituted a series of taxes for which the American colonies had no say. Faced with a Crown and government making decisions with no consideration for their impact on their subjects an ocean away, a group [ ].

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