All about the American Revolution
The American Revolutionary war had began in 1775 and ended in 1783, that was 8 years ! the king was making the American colonies pay over $ 1,000 for tea, that's a lout of money also the king made a law that the colonist were not allowed to have there meetings or choose the government they wanted . the colonists were very made at these laws that the king was making some man even made a congress that started in 1774 the 4th what they thought there rights should be. they sent it to the king but he ignored them that's that how the war had started in Lexington. the battles of Lexington and Concorde were only the first battles of the American Revolotion. the battles happened on April 19th 1775.