AP US history DBQ
In the period of 1750 to 1776, colonists endured changes radically. They united in protection of their rights as Americans, even though some of them opposed the idea of becoming independent. Also, they became a new, united race that lacked injustice and servility. For the extent that the colonists developed, was a sense of their own identity and unity as Americans, by the eve of the Revolution.
First, colonists united regarding their rights, for they has decided that a powerful government had to be checked by the Body of People, so that they would maintain stability within their own country; “…America is now most firmly united and as firmly resolved to defend their liberties…against every power…that may attempt to take them away”(Richard Lee, 24 February, 1774). Therefore, stopping any kind of fallacy that would result in a rebellion, and weakening the country. Also, the reader see it when the Representatives meet in Congress and...