- Words: 843
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: American History
- Paper #: 86620523
The British Parliament came out with further unjust laws, designed to recoup war losses, that further fanned the flames of revolution. In 1765, parliament passed the Stamp Act, requiring all legal documents and permits, newspapers, and even playing card produced in the Americas carry a tax stamp. The law caused widespread resentment, and was never fully enforced.
The period of 1690 to 1760 saw massive changes in the social, political