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Antonio LuoAPAH 4/16/07American Revolution(Most Important Event)The American Revolution (1700-1790), was the period where the Thirteen Colonies that became the United States of America gained independence from the British Empire. The cause of the American Revolution could be summarized in the phrase ‘liberty vs. tyranny’. The American Revolution was a struggle by liberty-loving Americans to free themselves from a tyrannical British rule. In this period, the Colonies rebelled against the British Empire and entered into the American Revolutionary War, also known as the American War of Independence. The American Revolution is, perhaps, the single most important event in this nation's history.By 1763, Great Britain possessed a vast holding on the North American continent. The British government pursued to tax American