Revolutionary War proclamations and articles
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Revolutionary War proclamations and articles

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This page includes links to all of the American historical documents that are mentioned anywhere in this website. Revolutionary War documents, Revolutionary War letters, proclamations, newspaper articles, British Acts, presidential addresses, writings of various Founding Fathers, etc. Just click on the link to read the full text of each document. The end of the Revolution brought independence to the 13 colonies, which combined to form the United States of America. The success of the war brought about the first break in the European colonial system and set in motion a chain of revolutions that has continued to this day.   by David McCullough. by David McCullough. The name really says it all. The year is the year Congress signed the Declaration of Independence. David McCullough is a wonderful storyteller who tells things as they are, yet keeps things interesting. He mostly focuses on the state of the Continental Army during what is arguably the most important year in American . Intended as a supplement and companion volume to Christ and the Continental Congress, the Proclamation Packet contains all 15 proclamations issued by the Continental Congress from to the conclusion of the Revolutionary War in Printed on colored, textured stock, these proclamations are copies of the original images as published by Congress.

The Civil War Trust had the opportunity to speak with author Richard Slotkin about his book, The Long Road to Antietam: How the Civil War Became a book looks at not only the military aspects of the Maryland Campaign, but also the complex political challenges and strategic choices facing both the Lincoln and Davis administrations in September   These sources include official acts and proclamations as well as several books, diaries and letters written by the various people involved in the revolution. These sources were written during the Revolutionary-era, between the years and , as well as in the years following the revolution as the newly formed United States of America. In the Articles of War, seen below, governing the conduct of the Continental Army (seen above) (adopted, J ; revised, Septem ), Congress devoted three of the four articles in the first section to the religious nurture of the troops. The Treaty of Paris ends Seven Year’s War (French and Indian War). Left in debt from war, Great Britain looks to colonies for revenue. October 7, Proclamation of bars settlement west of the Appalachian Mountains. April 5, Sugar Act imposes stricter trade regulation and .

Ferling has crafted the ideal book for armchair military history buffs, a book about the causes of the American Revolution, the war that won it, and the meaning of the Revolution overall. Whirlwind is a unique and compelling addition to any collection of books on the American Revolution. Memoir of a Revolutionary Soldier Plumb Martin.   Reporting The Revolutionary War NPR coverage of Reporting the Revolutionary War: Before It Was History, It Was News by Todd Andrlik. News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Todd Andrlik. April of Ap Congress ratifies the preliminary peace treaty signed in November Ap Spanish soldiers defeat attacking British partisans at Fort Carlos (within present-day Arkansas Post National Memorial) during "Colbert’s Raid," the only Revolutionary War action in .   The Revolutionary War (), also known as the American Revolution, arose from growing tensions between residents of Great Britain’s 13 .