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History
271.1k viewsWhat Happened Directly After The American Revolution Ended?What happened right after the Revolutionary War ended? It's easy to think the United States of America was born immediately after ...
History
1.7k votersThe Best American Revolution MoviesHere is a list of the best movies ever made about the American Revolution. These films all depict the events of the Revolutionary ...
US History
12.2k viewsAll Aboard The HMS Jersey, The Hellish Floating Revolutionary War PrisonEverybody knows that battling is hell. However, just like Dante's hell, there are many different circles, and some are worse than ...
History
1.6m views10 Strange Facts About What Physical Intimacy Was Like in Revolutionary AmericaAmerica is frequently characterized as a land founded by uptight Puritans – people who viewed physical intimacy as a sin to be avo...
USA
18.2k viewsSpoiler Alert: The French Won The American Revolution - Not The AmericansThe American Revolutionary War was a turning point in world history, cementing the United States of America as its own nation (or ...
History
40.1k viewsTurns Out Benedict Arnold Was The One Who Got Betrayed By AmericaYou know you’ve truly become a historical villain when your very name becomes a negative epithet. That’s definitely the case for B...
USA
1.1k votersThe Most Iconic Revolutionary War WeaponsRevolutionary War weapons ranged from the mass-produced guns like the Brown Bess rifled musket to homemade pistols, swords, and sp...
USA
13.8k viewsFamous Daughters of the American Revolution MembersList of Famous Daughters of the American Revolution Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Daughters of the American Revolutio...
Culture
299 votersThe Best American Revolution PaintingsThe United States of America has only been a nation since it declared Independence from Britain in 1776, but that Declaration of I...
Food History
3k votersUnconventional Foods People Ate During The Revolutionary WarDuring the Revolutionary War, food was often at the center of the clash between the American colonists and the British. From the B...
Photography
1.3k votersActual Photographs Of People Who Fought In The Revolutionary WarIn 1864, in the midst of America's greatest crisis since its founding, the Reverend Elias Brewster Hilliard, collaborating with ph...