Why did colonists dump tee into the Boston harbor? Why did the British government cling to the 13 colonies with such force? Why did the French and Spanish lead a helping hand to the colonies? From local rebellions to full-scale battles, The Revolutionary War: Why They Fought reveals the motivations behind the Revolutionary War from all sides. Go beyond names and dates and ask: what were they Fighting for? Book jacket.
The Revolutionary War
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