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American History 101 - Lafayette: Revolutionary War Era

Thanks to John Fribley - South Bend - for the use of this guide.

Revolutionary War

The Revolutionary War resulted in a new nation and new form of government. The events of 1775 through 1783 changed the course of history.

Ebooks on the American Revolution Books

Boston Massacre

According to the Boston Massacre Historical Society, “The Boston Massacre was the killing of five colonists by British soldiers on March 5, 1770. It was the culmination of civilian-military tensions that had been growing since royal troops first appeared in Massachusetts in October 1768 to enforce the heavy tax burden imposed by the Townshend Acts.”

Boston Massacre

Books in the Campus Library