4B Sample Timeline

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    Revolutionary War

    Fought between the Colonists and Britain, the American Revolution solidified American Independence. The American Colonists were supported by the French, and were led by General George Washington
  • Declaration of Independence

    Written by Thomas Jefferson, the Declaration of Independence declared indpendence from British rule. The Declaration discussed ideas of Natural Law and the Social Contract, inspired by John Locke; and it listed grievances against King George III.