National Park Service Revolutionary War Sites. 1999) online edition Englund, Steven. 32 Americans such as James Otis maintained that the Americans were not in fact virtually represented. Citation needed Parliament great Gatsby Structure finally passed the Stamp Act in March 1765 which imposed direct taxes on the colonies for the first time. Citation needed France's inefficient and antiquated financial system could not finance this debt. This article is about political and social developments, and the origin and aftermath of the war. Beard, Carl Becker and Arthur Schlesinger,.
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Following the Seven Years' War and the American Revolution, 5 the French government was deeply in debt. Faced with the heavy expenditure that the wars of the 18th century entailed, the rulers of Europe sought to raise money by taxing the nobles and clergy, who in most countries had hitherto been exempt, To justify this, the rulers likewise invoked the arguments. Napoleon for and Against (1949 477pp; summarizes views of major historians on controversial issues Hanson, Paul. 2009) 176pp Scott, Samuel. 79 Paris peace treaty Main article: Treaty of Paris (1783) During negotiations in Paris, the American delegation discovered that France would support independence, but no territorial gains. 182 183 Morgan has argued that, in terms of long-term impact on American society and values: The Revolution did revolutionize social relations. 1999) Christie, Ian.