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What was the American Revolution?
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The American revolution was the war precceding America's Declaration of independence. It was a war between the British colonists and the British themselves. After very good planning and winning of battles the British colonist won and then by world standards became American thus America was born and the revolution was successful. Also, it was called the shot heard around the world reason being is that right after that the French revolution happened and the Haitain revolution on top of all of Latin America revoluting and becoming independent.
Posted by jesusjice on May 24, 2013 at 12:13 AM (Answer #1)
The term “American Revolution” is generally used to refer to the rebellion and war that ended with the 13 British colonies in North America becoming an independent country, the United States of America. The part of the American Revolution that was an actual war is said to have started with the Battles of Lexington and Concord in April of 1775 and to have ended with the Battle of Yorktown, which lasted for a few months and ended in October of 1781. The part of the rebellion that did not include military action is said to have begun after the end of the French and Indian War, which ended in 1763. This part lasted up through the beginning of the military phase of the rebellion.
Posted by pohnpei397 on May 24, 2013 at 12:29 AM (Answer #2)
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Posted by askteacherz on April 17, 2011 at 10:14 AM (Answer #1)
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