Thirteen colonies in a land far, far away united and announced their independence from a distant, powerful monarch. No, it's not a undiscovered plot from "Star Wars," it's the story of the birth of "a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal" -- the United States of America. This reading set contains a portion of the Declaration of Independence, as well as some passages on the Founding Fathers (and Mothers) and the events of the resulting American Revolution.
(7) Passages included in this Reading Set:
Nathanael Greene had aspirations to be an officer in the Continental Army in the American Revolution. The problem though was he...