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1 the american revolution (1775-1783) was initiated by british colonists in eastern north america, who sought freedom and independence from british imperial control. The american revolution was fought between britain and thirteen of its north american colonies most historians maintain that the war began on april 19, 1775, with. 11 the american revolution in early 1778, the french agreed to recognize american independence and formed a permanent alliance with the new nation.
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