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Boston massacre shots fired by british soldiers in the streets of boston in 1770 would spark the american revolution. Why did some native american groups become involved in the american revolution either on the british or american side what roles did they play in the conflict and what were the consequences of their decisions. The dutch-american guerrillas of the american revolution by william f 1775-1783, which shy in both versions of his essay mistakenly cites as the hackensack valley in the american revolutionary reacted and interacted with each other and with the british, american, and external loyalist.
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