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Patrick Henry said?
"give me liberty or give me death"
freedoms that are protected by a governments law
a statement that declares, or announces, an idea
is the crime of fighting against one's own government
Abigail Adams wrote?
"in the new code of laws remember the ladies
writes the declaration
Thomas Jefferson elected as president
doubles size of united states with the Louisiana purchase
sends Lewis and Clark to explore the west
was someone who was still loyal to the king
means not to take sides
a rise in the prices of goods
had to defend her home against loyalist
her poems praised George Washington
means to move away from the enemy
I only regret but I have one life to lose for my country
in the spring of 1776, the soldiers of Washington's army forced the British out of Boston.
is a soldier who is paid to fight for a foreign country
is the defeat of an enemy
a patriot hero of the battle of bunker hill
a banker from philadelphia
urged his people to side with the British
a patriot hero Armistead spied on the British army
dressed in men's clothes and joined the Continental army
Stayed at the generals camp and did all she could to help the soldiers
Mary Ludwig hays
Was honored by General Washington for fighting in her husbands place after he was injured.
led an army south toward Albany, New York
A polish engineer helped stop the British
Led many attacks against the British, the americans won and forced Burgoyne and 5000 of his troops to surrender.
had been trying to get help from France.
Marquis de Lafayette