The American Revolution: After Much Conflict With Great Britain

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The American Revolution came about after much conflict with Great Britain. Mostly, the conflict was over taxation that the colonies saw as unfair. You see, the colonies were still under the control of Great Britain, which was ruled by King George the Third. At this point in time Great Britain was in very serious financial debt due to the French and Indian War. The colonies were a fairly large source of not only revenue for Great Britain, but also raw materials. Therefore, they decided to start increasing taxation on the colonies to further increase revenue. This is how it all began. First came the Sugar Act in 1764. This increased the import tax on many different goods like sugar, that were brought in from abroad. Next was the Stamp
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