American Revolutionary War

The American Revolutionary War started in April 1775 between British military based in Boston, Massachusetts and American colonial militia. While the conflict initially started as a political dispute between the British national government and residents of the American colonies over taxes, the American Continental Congress declared the colonies to be an independent nation in July 1776.

Eventually, the war also included France, Spain, and Holland on the side of the U.S. Land combat in North American mostly ended after the Franco-American victory at the Siege of Yorktown in October 1781. However
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1776
Chains (Seeds of America, #1)
John Adams
Johnny Tremain
Forge (Seeds of America, #2)
Alexander Hamilton
Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation
Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution
Rise to Rebellion: A Novel of the American Revolution (The American Revolutionary War)
Washington's Crossing
George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution
The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1777 (Dear America)
The Traitor's Wife: The Woman Behind Benedict Arnold and the Plan to Betray America
The Glorious Cause
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Historical American romance
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Men may fight the battle, but women wage the war.
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