Pages of Pages of H1301 Unit 2 Lecture One class 2008 [3]

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Unit 2 Lecture One Hollinger 1301 3 United States of America: Declaration of Independence July 4 th 1776: – Each colony must re-configure itself as a “State” • Each state interpreted issues differently i.e. MA “free” and “equal” meant no slavery – Colonies formed a treaty of cooperation called Articles of Confederation 1777 – Rid the colonies of British forces – Keep important economic centers from British
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Unformatted text preview: – Gain foreign recognition of their independence • British War Aims: – “Re-assert” their control & quash resistance: • Formulate new relationship of cooperative gov’t • Make Americans “good citizens” – Destroy the rebel army, militia and gov’t. • War of Economic and Military endeavors – Americans endeavor to out-last British will to fight – British try to show Americans resistance was futile...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.

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