Chapter Seven: The War, the Confederation, and the Constitution
Follow the colonists' fight for liberation from Great Britain, the world's largest superpower. Learn why George Washington became the Father of his country, in spite of his many mistakes. Discover how the British evolved their battle strategies to try and corner the illusive American Army and militia, and why every strategy they tried failed in the end. Hear the reasons they didn't take the Peace Treaty seriously, and why they hoped for a rematch with their former colonists at the first opportunity. Discover why the Americans' first attempt at national self government was a disaster, and why the Constitution they wrote afterwards was a great success. Learn why slavery was allowed in the new Nation, and how the Founding Fathers planned to eventually get rid of it. This file is 1 hr. 18 min. in length and 72 MB in size. You may download it twice. Give it plenty of time to do so.