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Unformatted text preview: enough money on the war o London thought that the war was entirely for the colonies o England’s response Restricted assemblies Quartered troops Closed port of Boston o Ideas from Machiavelli about the benefits of a republic were published in America o Paine Published in 1776 Common Sense 150,000 copies in the first year Argued against that British constitution was not the best form of government Says that Kings were descendants of French Hereditary was ridiculous America didn’t have the decadence of England Called for redistribution of property o Wanted to be like Sparta- everyone has property o Property...
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- Spring '09
- Common Sense, American Revolution, United States Declaration of Independence, Thirteen Colonies