American Revolution in 1775-1783
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...American Revolution (1775-1783), America faced several challenges, particularly problems with its armed forces, ineffective government, poor economic conditions, and diplomatic concerns. The American armed forces, compared to the British troops, lacked experience, training, and resources. The Americans also experienced morale problems, especially when facing hunger, diseases, and cold environments. Enlistments were not high enough to ensure a steady supply of troops, and AWOLs, or absence without leave, increased too, thereby further reducing human resources for the war. The young government could hardly work effectively too, because the British had bottled... ?SEGMENT 7 General Topics During the...