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Old 08-06-2013, 05:52 PM
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I just read John adams by Mccollough.
I am surprised we "won" the war.
at what point did Brittain realize that they might lose?
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Old 08-06-2013, 05:53 PM
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Originally Posted by edwardh1 View Post
I just read John adams by Mccollough.
I am surprised we "won" the war.
at what point did Brittain realize that they might lose?
If you liked that book, I'd highly recommend "1776".
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Old 08-06-2013, 07:12 PM
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When the French fleet desided to engage.
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When the French fleet desided to engage.
huh? They didn't wave a white flag and run?!
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huh? They didn't wave a white flag and run?!
LOL. They were around for a while before they decided to finally get into it. Lafayette must not have been French, he actually fought.
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Just purchased it. Thanks for the heads up.
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[QUOTE=edwardh1;5891751
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When they started seeing George Washington on the 1 dollar bill.....
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when the french declared war on england after the battle of trenton

btw -Lafayette was only 17 years old --
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Jeff Shaara has a new book out:

'Rise to Rebellion'
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Originally Posted by edwardh1 View Post
at what point did Brittain realize that they might lose?
1815

Britain was also in India at the time.
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