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Catalog Number E2007.006.003
Object Name Pamphlet
Scope & Content Flash charts of the Revolutionary War. The United States began as a group of 13 British colonies. Englishmen settled the first of these, Virginia, in 1607. More than 15 years later, many colonists felt that the British government was treating them unfairly. the colonists couldn't vote, even though the British collected taxes from them and passed laws they felt were unjust. Some leaders decided they should form their own, separate nation. Soon more and more people were willing to fight for independence from Great Britain. The Amerians fought fiercely even though they had a smaller army and fewer weapons than the British. The Two forces clashed for eight years,
Catalog type Archive
Dates of Creation C. 2003 Spark Publishing, a div. of Barnes and Noble
Title The Revolutionary War
Collection Pamphlet
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Source Purchase