"In the following pages I offer nothing more than simple facts, plain argument, and common sense...volumes have been written on the subject of the struggle between [Britain] and America. Men of all ranks have embarked in the controversy, from different motives, and with various designs; but all have been ineffectual, and the period of debate is closed. Arms, as the last resource, decide the contest; the appeal was the choice of the king, and the continent hath accepted the challenge"
What your about to read are plain arguments, common sense, and simple facts Many have tried to write books about the struggle and have failed. Firearms will decide our independence. The king made his choice.