American Revolution Podcast

Episode 015: Cherokee Uprising, Fighting in West Indies & Spain joins the War.

October 22, 2017

The Cherokee go to war against the settlers in the Carolinas who are encroaching on their land.  Britain captures French colonies in the West Indies (what we today call the Caribbean).  Newcastle and Pitt leave the government as the Earl of Bute takes charge.  Spain finally joins France in the war against Britain, only to lose some of its own colonies.


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