THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION contains a look at the intellectual revolutionaries who defied the past and broke with Europe to found the first nation based on the individual rights of man. From the great battles to the extraordinary men who fought them, the ideas and events that made the War of Independence are explored in rich detail.
Six-volume documentary on the American Revolution, presented by The History Channel, using re-enactments, archival materials, and journal entries.
Originally aired on the A&E cable network November 27-29, 1994, from 8pm to 10pm. Presented by The History Channel.