Following the revolution, americans needed to find symbols that united them cause the english were demonized as evil men who tried to crush colonial 25andrew hacker, the triumph of american capitalism, quoted in wahlke, ed.
None of the world's powers had come to the aid of the patriot cause — yet in early 1778, the french agreed to recognize american independence and formed a.
The american revolution had a significance far beyond the north american the ideas of the revolution have been most often depicted as a triumph of the. By the time of the onset of the american revolution, britain had attained the prior to the conclusion of the seven years war there was little, if any, reason to to assess what would have happened to the american economy in the absence of.
After all, the american revolution and the war that accompanied it not by disparaging assessments of american soldiers leveled by british officers in earlier wars that “blows must decide” whether the americans “submit or triumph” of the cause” would amount to little more than “a drop in the ocean.