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The Revolution Was Effected Before The War Commenced.

The Revolution was effected before the war commenced. The Revolution was in
the minds and hearts of the people; a change in their religious sentiments,
their duties and obligations. *This radical change in the principles,
opinions, sentiments, and affections of the people, was the real American
Revolution. -- John Adams (1735-1826) 2nd US President "Letter to Hezekiah
Niles, 15 Feb. 1818"

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