American Revolution (1775-1783)
In 1775, war broke out between the British and the American colonists. By 1776, the colonists had declared themselves independent and in 1783, following a prolonged and bloody war, Britain was forced to recognise the independence...
The colonists no longer saw each other as rich and poor. All men were respected
but women were still not given new political rights.
Societal Impacts of the American Revolution. Driving away the Bishop. Library of
Congress. Freedom of religion was an important issue for the colonists as the ...
Learn about the impact of the Revolutionary War throughout the world, especially
... were felt within the 13 former colonies of the new United States of America.
The American Revolution is somewhat of an anomaly among wars that involve
the use ... Because this was a full-scale war, massive quantities of supplies were
... Revolution page. Click on any of the causes or effects below to learn more. ...
Mexican-American War · Civil War ... Colonists rebelled and terrorized British tax
collectors. ... Four Bostonians were killed when Redcoats fired into an angry mob.
After the first American colonies were established, Britain began to impose ...
Growing discontent led to the Revolutionary War, which resulted in America
gaining independence. ... What were the short-term effects of the American
The British victory in the French and Indian War had a great impact on the British
Empire. ... towards the colonists among English leaders, who were not satisfied
with the ... towards British imperial policies that led to the American Revolution.
The thirteen American colonies were one part of a global empire generated by
the British in a ... Economic Causes of the Revolutionary War .... One early
attempt to quantify the economic effects of the Navigation Acts was by Thomas (