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Credo Resource Guide American History: American Revolution
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Pre-Columbian and Colonial Period
American Civil War
World War I
World War II
The Cold War
War on Terror
Taxation: Topic Page
Raising of money from individuals and organizations by the state in order to pay for the goods and services it provides
Stamp Act: Topic Page
Revenue law passed by the British Parliament during the ministry of George Grenville
The Reader's Companion to American History
The Townshend Acts were a series of measures introduced
into Parliament by Chancellor of the Exchequer Charles Townshend in 1767.
Declaration of Independence: Topic Page
Full and formal declaration adopted July 4, 1776, by representatives of the Thirteen Colonies in North America announcing the separation of those colonies from Great Britain and making them into the United States
Battles and Events
Boston Massacre: Topic Page
A riot on 5 March 1770, arising from the resentment of Boston citizens against British troops quartered in the city
Boston Tea Party: Topic Page
American patriots, disguised as Mohawks, dumped 342 chests of tea into Boston Harbor on December 16, 1773, in protest against the British Tea Act.
Battles of Lexington and Concord: Topic Page
First skirmish of the American Revolution
19th Century >>
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