Brief Contents of Video

1763: Results of the French and Indian War

1763-75: The colonies and some causes for separation

1775: Nature of militias and initial battles at Lexington and Concord

1776: Declaration of Independence

1776: British and American strategies

1776: Battles of New York through Trenton

Qualities of George Washington

1777: Hudson River as a geographic feature and route of Burgoyne attack

1777: British take Philadelphia and Americans retreat to Valley Forge

1777-78:Americans win at Saratoga and France enters the war

1778-80: Loyalists and the war in the south

1779-81: Stalemate in New York and arrival of French troops

1781: Victory at Yorktown

1783: Peace treaty and geopolitical results