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Henry

"Give me liberty or give me death"

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George III

Farmer George

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Otis

Published "the rights of british colonies"

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Adams

Led the protest against Grenville's program

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Pitt the Elder

Prime minister of England

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Burke

Defended position of colonies

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Townshend

Proposed series of taxes

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Dickinson

Delegate to continental congress

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Cage

Tried to hold boston

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Revere

Warned men the British were coming

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Allen

"Green mountain boys" & captured Fort Ticonderoga

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"shot heard 'round the world"

April 19, 1775

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Change in England's economic policy in 18th century

England rose from a relatively weak power to a world empire & developed mercantile theory