The British won the war and they got a lot of land. But the bad part was they where in a lot of dept.
Boston Massacre 1770
The Stamp Act was a tax that if you stamped anything with paper like, news papers, playing cards, and documents. The colonist where mad about this and one news press shut down there company just to protest the stamp act
Boston Tea Party 1773
The Townshend Act taxed Paint, led, glass, oil, ect. People started to boycott stores and they where very angry.
Start of American Revolutionary War 1775
I declare war on the British
5 innocent people where killed by the red coats and the the first person died was a African man named Crispus Attucks. What the colonist did what they reestablished the committees of correspondents.
The British taxed tea which was one of the colonist favorite drink. A group called the Sons of Liberty dressed up as native Americans and in front of thousands of people dumped pounds of tea off a boat.