The Disadvantages And Advantages Of The War Of Independence

During this essay you will learn the advantages and disadvantages of the Americans and British during the War of Independence. You will hear about the strong will of the Americans and their passion for freedom. The British’s strength and amazing military tactics. How America over came such a big hurdle in the making of our country.
The few disadvantages that the British did have, were enough for a window of opportunity for the Americans. They were over three-thousand miles away which made it difficult for them to obtain supplies and send more soldiers quickly and effectively. They also used old military tactics that meant you stood in a line and fought row by row. They wore red that ...

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Not everybody was on their side there were people in the colonies that were loyal to the British they were called the “Tories”. The Americans had a lot of setbacks and it seemed the British had every thing going for them.
The British had the undoubtedly larger opportunity. They had large numbers of weapons. Many soldiers not to mention the “Tories” that were already here. They had an organized army. They also had funding from the British government. It seemed as though it was going to be an easy victory.
The Americans had the odds against them but they still put up a fight. They had high morality and a lot of heart. They used gorilla warfare that they learned from the Indians. They had a leader with devotion to his colonies and it’s cause. They got aid from the French because the French had just gotten done with the French and Indian War and had a grudge against the British. The Americans with all the odds stacked up against them defeated the British.
The war had finally come ...

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Added: 3/5/2007 03:58:40 AM
Category: American History
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