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The American Revolution (1754–1781)

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Bailyn, Bernard. Ideological Origins of the American Revolution. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1992.

Countryman, Edward. The American Revolution. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.

Hibbert, Christopher. Redcoats and Rebels: The American Revolution Through British Eyes. New York: W.W. Norton, 2002.

Leckie, Robert. George Washington’s War: The Saga of the American Revolution. New York: HarperCollins, 1993.

Liell, Scott. 46 Pages: Thomas Paine, Common Sense, and the Turning Point to Independence. Philadelphia: Running Press, 2003.

Maier, Pauline. American Scripture: Making the Declaration of Independence. New York: Random House, 1998.

Morgan, Edmund S. The Birth of the Republic: 1763–89. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993.

Raphael, Ray. A People’s History of the American Revolution: How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence. New York: HarperCollins, 2002.

Van Tyne, Claude H. The Loyalists in the American Revolution. Rochester, New York: Simon Publications, 2002.

Wood, Gordon S. The American Revolution: A History. New York: Random House, 2002.

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