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Duration: 60-90 minutes

In the aftermath of the French and Indian War, Great Britain tried to recoup its financial losses by imposing taxes on the colonies. To the British, this made perfect sense: they were simply assessing the colonies to pay for Britain’s defense of the colonies. The colonists, however, did not see the logic of their position…

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High School

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Robyn Verbois, Penny Greene, John Heffernan