How Did The Colonists Gain Their Independence

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Finally the colonists had won their independence.The war was truly over. It had lasted well over eight years. In September 1782 after the Revolutionary War, Benjamin Franklin, along with John Adams and John Jay, began official peace negotiations with the British. Benjamin Franklin was one of the people to sign the Treaty of Paris. The Treaty of Paris was a treaty signed by Britain, France, and Spain ending the bitterness between Britain and the colonists.

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