A Treaty that Changed the Western World


PreliminaryTreatyOfParisPaintingSeptember 3, 1783: A document is signed that grants America eternal independence, gives Great Britain the peaceful conditions needed to enter the modern world through its industrial revolution, and leaves France left with a financial crisis that will only be solved with the guillotine.  Read more on Landmarks of Liberty.

E. Wesley – Mackinac Center Intern

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