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A History of World Societies Volume C: 1775 to the Present by John P. McKay et al.

By John P. McKay et al.

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The seeds of revolutionary conflict in the Atlantic world were thus sown. The American Revolutionary Era, 1775–1789 Why and how did American colonists forge a new, independent nation? Increased taxes and government control sparked colonial protests in the New World, where the era of liberal political revolution began. After revolting against their home country, the thirteen mainland colonies of British North America succeeded in establishing a new unified government. Participants in the revolution believed they were demanding only the traditional rights of En­glish men and women.

What is the will of a Nation? It is the result of individual wills, just as the Nation is the aggregate of the individuals who com- in the name of economic liberty. Thus the National Assembly applied the spirit of the Enlightenment in a thorough reform of France’s laws and institutions. The National Assembly also imposed a radical reorganization on religious life. It granted religious freedom to the small minority of French Jews and Protestants. ) Furthermore, in November 1789 it nationalized the property of the Catholic Church and abolished monasteries.

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