HIS 279 Age of The American Revolution

Examines the factors that led to the separation of the American colonies from Great Britain.  The course covers the events leading to the Revolutionary War, the problems faced by the revolutionary government in fighting the war, the war itself, and the postwar events leading to the adoption of the United States Constitution.  Prerequisite(s): Readiness to enroll in ENG 111.  Lecture 3 hours per week.