My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Just arrived from USA through BM.
Colonists cannot be represented in Parliament. Never will be. They simply are not an equal part of the empire. They are not, nor will they ever be, Englishmen.
You cannot suddenly decide to tax us, exploit us, drain our resources. You cannot do with us as you please. With your wast army and your great navy, you may have the power. But you do not have the right.
Several historical characters are very well described in this splendid book, such as: Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas Gage.
The Glorious Cause is the sequel of this book.