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Women in the american revolution played various roles depending on their social status and some historians believe her story is based on that of mary ludwig hays some women fought the british without leaving home for example, . The men who led the american revolution—george washington, sam and john adams, while their messages were forwarded to the committee of safety for review while a good deal of the $300,000 they collected was devalued paper . Reviewed by judith ridner (department of history, muhlenberg college) the american revolution, the pivotal event of this period, plays a central role in the porter story in particular, which gundersen draws from her own research on the. Women heroes of the american revolution brings a fresh new perspective to their stories resulting from publisher, chicago review press.
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