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Weirdest moment?

What do you think was the strangest or most unconventional moment, battle or event of the Revolution?   The “Salem Alarm” occurred when Gen….

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Ultimate sacrifice?

Which individual made the single greatest sacrifice, other than death, for their cause?   In 1774, Philadelphia importer Robert Morris was arguably the wealthiest…

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Best working friendship?

Which two people leveraged their friendship into a positive working relationship that delivered strong results?   The personal relationship Paris Commissioners Benjamin Franklin and…

Top Articles of October 2016

JAR had another busy few weeks welcoming three new writers — Gregory J. W. Urwin, Alex Colvin, C. E. Pippenger —and making great progress on our…

Top 10 Articles of September 2016

What a month! Fresh off one of our busiest months ever, Journal of the American Revolution welcomed nine new writers: Ian Saberton, Dennis Ness, Philip D. Weaver,…

Top 10 Articles of August 2016

Several shiny new things were unveiled at the journal in August—new articles, new writers, new emails, new products, new videos, a new feature, a new advertiser…

Top 10 Articles of July 2016

In July, we hosted our eighth group interview series with several experts weighing in on a variety of questions. We also welcomed our 128th contributor, James…

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Luckiest?

Luckiest? Who should have bought a lottery ticket? Who benefited most from being in the right place at the right time? Explain.   I…

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Most famous weapon?

Most famous weapon? What was the most popular, deadliest, strangest or most intimidating weapon of the Revolution? Why?   There are many candidates, but…

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Best counterpunch?

Best counterpunch? What was the best or most effective return-action of the Revolution? A case where the Americans or British moved first, but the…

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Most shocking moment?

Most shocking or unexpected moment of the Revolution?   The most shocking moment unfolded slowly, not quickly. It was the shock the British got…

Top 10 Articles of May 2016

We are putting a bow on a busy May, which welcomed two new writers—Isabel Friedman, Ron Morgan—and featured a healthy menu of fresh research. In case…

Top 10 Articles of April 2016

Despite April being shortened by spring break, we still had time to publish several great articles and welcomed our newest writer, Richard Sambasivam. We also received…

Top 10 Articles of March 2016

This month we gave a hearty hello to four new writers: Stephen Brumwell, Michelle Porter, Alec D. Rogers and David Turnquist. We also welcomed a new…