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Lecture 13 - Organizing a War

Lecture 13 - Organizing a War

This video was recorded at HIST 116 - The American Revolution. In this lecture, Professor Freeman discusses four difficulties that the Continental Congress faced in organizing the colonial war effort: regionalism, localism, the supply shortage that the Continental Army faced in providing for its troops, and the Continental Congress's inexperience in organizing an army. The lecture concludes with a discussion of a Connecticut newspaper from July 1776.

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