American Evolution

  • Battle of Lexington and Concord

    Battle of Lexington and Concord
    Shots were fired which created the revolution war. British General sent out 700 soilders to take and destroy ammunition and guns that colonist were keeping in concord
  • Common Sense

    Common Sense
    Thomas Paine publishes his pamphlet to try and persuade the colonist to join in the fight against British.
  • Battle of Saratoga

    Battle of Saratoga
    This was a major turning point in the revolution because it showed the French that the colonist could hold their own so the french decided to help
  • Treaty of Alliance

    Treaty of Alliance
    The french officialy allied with the Continental Congress in the fight agaisnt the British. This greatly helped the colonists to victory.
  • Battle of Cowpens

    Battle of Cowpens
    This was a turning point in the revolution because it stoped British advances on the south and helped to renew the spirits of the colonists.
  • French Revolution

    French Revolution
    French Revolution starts
  • King Louis xvi

    King Louis xvi
    French King Louis xvi is executed