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USA prior to 1776

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Re: USA prior to 1776

Posted: 29 Oct 2012 1:16PM GMT
Classification: Query
Yes, as an historian, they were referred to as the "American Colonies" by the British, who owned them. It is simply ridiculous to call them the United States of America prior to the winning of the Revolutionary War and then the adoption of the Constitution.
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