Tag: American Revolution

What Were the Brooklyn Line of Forts in 1776? – Journal of the American Revolution

By David M. Griffin The planned capture of New York City in 1776 by British forces set the stage for what was to become the largest battle of the Revolutionary War period. – Journal of the American Revolution — Read on allthingsliberty.com/2021/10/what-were-the-brooklyn-line-of-forts-in-1776/

Was Cornwallis a Coward? ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By Alan Pell Crawford The caricature of the British generals of the American Revolution is one of them prancing about in their splendid red uniforms, dipping snuff, looking down their snooty noses at the silly-billy Americans, and cowering from the slaughter, lest their wigs… Continue Reading “Was Cornwallis a Coward? ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

The Baleful Comet of Boston: Samuel Adams & the Puritan Republic – The Imaginative Conservative

By M. E. Bradford Samuel Adams believed that men are ruled more by fear or other emotions than by reason. And Sam Adams knew how to generate anger and fear. Thus he kept up the flow of propaganda that followed from the town’s versions… Continue Reading “The Baleful Comet of Boston: Samuel Adams & the Puritan Republic – The Imaginative Conservative”

10 Amazing Women of the Revolutionary War

By Pamela Morrow “I desire you would remember the ladies”—March 31, 1776, Abigail Adams to her husband, John Adams 10 Amazing Women of the Revolutionary War

The 1783 Treaty of Paris ~ The Imaginative Conservative

By American Delegates His Brittanic Majesty acknowledges the said United States to be free sovereign and independent states, that he treats with them as such, and for himself, his heirs, and successors, relinquishes all claims to the government, propriety, and territorial rights of the… Continue Reading “The 1783 Treaty of Paris ~ The Imaginative Conservative”

Did the Signers of the Declaration of Independence Engage in a Treasonous Act? – Journal of the American Revolution

By Marvin L. Simner Did the Signers of the Declaration of Independence Engage in a Treasonous Act? – Journal of the American Revolution — Read on allthingsliberty.com/2021/08/did-the-signers-of-the-declaration-of-independence-engage-in-a-treasonous-act/

“Good and Sufficient Testimony:” The Development of the Revolutionary War Pension Plan – Journal of the American Revolution

By Michael Barbieri “Good and Sufficient Testimony:” The Development of the Revolutionary War Pension Plan – Journal of the American Revolution — Read on allthingsliberty.com/2021/08/good-and-sufficient-testimony-the-development-of-the-revolutionary-war-pension-plan/

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