Road to the Revolution: A Study of the Causes of the Revolutionalry War
"Our properties within our own territories should not be taxed or regulated by any power on earth but our own."
-- Thomas Jefferson, 1774
Something must have happened during the life of Thomas Jefferson in order for him and other patriots to feel such strong emotion towards England and strive for freedom. During this webquest, you will be exploring the causes of the Revolutionary War and how why these events created such strong feelings against England in America.