The colonists ambushed the british
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Colonists were required to ship certain products exclusively to England. These acts made colonists very angry because they were forbidden from trading with other countries.
This document was drafted in 1620 prior to settlement by the Pilgrims at Plymouth Bay in Massachusetts. It declared that the 41 males who signed it agreed to accept majority rule and participate in a government in the best interest of all members of the colony. This agreement set the precedent for later documents outlining commonwealth rule.
attempt from Ben Franklin to unite the 13 colonies and protest
William and Mary, Harvard
an economic system (Europe in 18th C) to increase a nation's wealth by government regulation of all of the nation's commercial interests
a movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reason in the reappraisal of accepted ideas and social institutions
Jews! catholisim, puritans
indigo, rice, tobacco