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The American Revolution was the first wave of the Atlantic Revolutions: the French Revolution, the Haitian Revolution, and the Latin American wars of independence.

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American History The Revolutionary War. One of the key causes of the American Revolution was that Great Britian began taxing Americans more and more to help pay the cost of the French and Indian War that took place between the American colonies and New France.

The book covers four topics. The topics are the background that led to American independence, the precursors to the declaration including various statements of independence from state and local governments, the creation of the document itself and the "deification" of the Declaration of Independence starting in the early 19th Century.

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The American Revolution and American War of Independence played an important role in the formation, of what we see today as, the United States of America.

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History of Latin America - History of Latin America - The independence of Latin America: After three centuries of colonial rule, independence came rather suddenly to most of Spanish and Portuguese America.

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Between and all of Latin America except the Spanish colonies of Cuba and Puerto Rico slipped out of the hands of the Iberian powers who had ruled the region since the conquest.

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The American War of Independence started as a conflict between Britain and 13 of its North American colonies, but developed into much more than a struggle over the transatlantic relationship.Declaration of Independence IN CONGRESS, July 4, The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it .Much more than a revolt against British taxes and trade regulations, the American Revolution was the first modern revolution.

It marked the first time in history that a people fought for their independence in the name of certain universal principles such as rule of law, constitutional rights, and popular sovereignty.