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Definition of the noun american revolution
What does american revolution mean as a name of something?
- the revolution of the American Colonies against Great Britain; 1775-1783
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of American Revolution: American Revolutionary War / American War of Independence / War of American Independence
- instance of: revolution = the overthrow of a government by those who are governed
- battle of Bunker Hill / Bunker Hill = the first important battle of the American War of Independence (1775) which was fought at Breed's Hill
- battle of Cowpens / Cowpens = battle in the American Revolution
- Fort Ticonderoga / Ticonderoga = a pitched battle in which American revolutionary troops captured Fort Ticonderoga from the British in 1775
- Lexington and Concord / Lexington / Concord = the first battle of the American Revolution
- Battle of Monmouth Court House / Monmouth Court House / Battle of Monmouth = a pitched battle in New Jersey during the American Revolution (1778) that ended with the withdrawal of British forces
- battle of Saratoga / Saratoga = a battle during the American Revolution
- siege of Yorktown / Yorktown = in 1781 the British under Cornwallis surrendered after a siege of three weeks by American and French troops
- "American Revolution" is a musical album of The American Revolution.
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- "American Revolution" is a book by John Guyatt.
- "American Revolution" is a book by Stuart Murray.
- "American Revolution" is a book by Richard Brandon Morris.
The American Revolution was a political upheaval that took place between 1765 and 1783 during which rebels in Thirteen American Colonies rejected monarchy and aristocracy in a revolutionary move, overthrew the authority of Britain, and founded the United States of America. The American Revolution was the result of a series of social, political, and intellectual transformations in American society, government and ways of thinking. Starting in 1765 the Americans rejected the authority of the British Parliament to tax them; protests continued to escalate, as in the Boston Tea Party of 1773, and the British responded by imposing punitive laws—the Coercive Acts—on Massachusetts in 1774. The other colonies rallied behind Massachusetts and set up a Congress to take charge.
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Volume 1: Religion by Samuel S. Hill
After the American Revolution the American Catholic Church, composed of roughly , native Catholics located largely in Maryland, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania and under the leadership of John Carroll, the first American bishop ...
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