- Words: 750
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: American History
- Paper #: 14150839
The British were good at seizing the ports, but most Americans didn't live on the coast, they lived in the countryside.
Major battles and campaigns in the Revolutionary War
The Battle of Bunker Hill was the first big clash between the patriots and the British. The Americans had taken and fortified the hills above Charlestown, north of Boston, on June 16, 1775, and the British marched up the hill with 2,500