Facts about American revolution
Patrick Henry and Common Sense
Patrick Henry was a patriot in the American revolution who influenced many to fight for the American cause. He lived in Virginia and Henry is the main reason that Virginia joined in the revolution. His persuasive voice was very influential in his famous "give me liberty of give me death" speech. Another very influential patriot was Thomas Paine, author of Common Sense. Common Sense was a book written in England during the American revolution that influenced people that weren't sure what they wanted to fight for the patriot cause.