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The road to revolution (1754-1800)

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The Seven Years' War: background and combatantsThe Seven Years' War: battles and legacySeven Years' War: lesson overviewPontiac's uprisingUproar over the Stamp ActThe Townshend Acts and the committees of correspondenceThe Boston MassacreThe Boston Tea PartyThe Intolerable Acts and the First Continental CongressLexington and ConcordThe Second Continental CongressThe Declaration of IndependenceWomen in the American Revolution
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The Articles of ConfederationWhat was the Articles of Confederation?Shays's RebellionThe Constitutional ConventionThe Constitutional ConventionThe US ConstitutionThe Federalist PapersThe Bill of RightsSocial consequences of revolutionary idealsThe presidency of George WashingtonWhy was George Washington the first president?The presidency of John AdamsRegional attitudes about slavery, 1754-1800Continuity and change in American society, 1754-1800
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From colony to nation. Explore the dramatic events that separated the United States from Britain and the trials of the young republic and its citizens.